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View of Kalpy on the Ganges

View of Kalpy on the Ganges

Artist: Anburey, Sir Thomas (1759-1840)

Medium: Aquatint with etching, coloured

Date: 1799

Shelfmark: X657(12)

Item number: 12

Genre: Print

This is plate 12 from 'Hindoostan Scenery consisting of Twelve Select Views in India' by Francis Jukes (1746-1812) and Thomas Anburey (1759-1840) of the Corps of Engineers in Bengal.

The town of Kalpi is located in a ravine of the Yamuna River in Uttar Pradesh. It was the site of a large East India Company cotton factory, strategically located on the road to Kanpur (now Cawnpore).

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