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A Zemindar or farmer of the upper provinces and a Puthan, a famous wrestler

A Zemindar or farmer of the upper provinces and a Puthan, a famous wrestler

Artist: Eden, Emily

Medium: Lithograph

Date: 1844

Shelfmark: X43(23)

Item number: Plate 23

Length: 37.4

Width: 28.1

Scale: Centimetres

Genre: Print

This lithograph is taken from plate 23 of Emily Eden's 'Portraits of the Princes and People of India'. Eden wrote: "The first of these figures represents a respectable landholder of the Upper Provinces, in his winter dress. The second figure is that of a Mahomedan of Upper India, of the Pathan Tribe which is of Afghan descent. The man was famous as a wrestler."

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