'The Fakeer's Rock near Monghyr'. Aquatint, drawn and engraved by James Moffat, published Calcutta 1800
Artist: Moffat, James (1775-1815)
Medium: Aquatint with etching
Aquatint with etching of the rocks in the Ganges at Jahangira by James Moffat (1775-1815) dated 1800. Jahangira is situated on the right bank of the river Ganges and consists of two large granite rocks. While the rock on the right is crowned with a mosque, the rock on the left is surrounded by water and its boulders are decorated with Hindu carvings that date from the 8th century.