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Mohery Ville & mountains with Pooshto Pass. Dec. 1813

Mohery Ville & mountains with Pooshto Pass. Dec. 1813

Artist: Smith, Robert (1787-1873)

Medium: Pencil on paper

Date: 1813

Shelfmark: WD. 311

Item number: ff.26v-27

Length: 29

Width: 89.2

Scale: Centimetres

Genre: Drawing

Pencil drawing of 'Mohery Ville & mountains with Pooshto Pass' by Robert Smith (1787-1873) dated December 1813. This is one of 27 drawings (28 folios) of views in Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh) and Sasaram, Hazaribagh and Palamau (Bihar) taken in 1813. Inscribed on the original cover is: 'No. 1. Luknow. Hazaribagh. Palamow' 'etc.' Captain Robert Smith was a military engineer with the East India Company and was in India from 1805 to 1833. He designed a number of buildings in India and also repaired various Indian monuments including the Kutb Minar and the Jami Masjid at Delhi. In 1813 to 1814 he was surveying on the Mirzapur South frontier.

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