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Chitpore Road, Calcutta.

Chitpore Road, Calcutta.

Photographer: Fiebig, Frederick

Medium: Photographic print

Date: 1851

Shelfmark: Photo 247/1(23)

Item number: 247123

Genre: Photograph

A hand-coloured print of Chitpore Road, Calcutta, from the Fiebig Collection: Views of Calcutta and Surrounding Districts, taken by Frederick Fiebig in 1851. Chitpore Road was predominantly an Indian part of Calcutta, with a bazaar with a row of shops. It lead northwards to Cossipore, Dum Dum and Barrackpore. This is a view of street traders in the Chitpore Road Bazaar, in the background is a house with a verandahed upper storey in the European style, with a fa├žade of Ionic columns.

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