A European house, 2 Alipore Lane, Calcutta. 26 October 1868
Artist: Leighton, Stanley (1837-1901)
Medium: Pencil on paper
Pencil and wash drawing of a European house in Calcutta, No. 2 Alipore Lane, by Stanley Leighton (1837-1901) dated 26th October 1868. Inscribed on the front of the picture in pencil is: '2 Alipore Lane, Calcutta. Monday 26. Oct. 1868. S.L.A. Chumery. Mr Miller, Mr Wilson, Mr Ball, Mr Ingram.' Miller was a stipendary magistrate of Calcutta, Ball was in the survey department, Wilson a mathematical professor at Calcutta University, and Ingram a barrister. Alipur is a suburb to the south of Calcutta.