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Forrest, Lieutenant-Colonel Charles Ramus (1750-1827) A Picturesque Tour along the Rivers Ganges and Jumna, in India.

Auction:
3245T
Lot:
1099
Sold for:
$5,228$4,250

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Books & Manuscripts - 3245T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
May 08, 2019 12:00PM

Description:

Forrest, Lieutenant-Colonel Charles Ramus (1750-1827) A Picturesque Tour along the Rivers Ganges and Jumna, in India. London: Ackermann, 1824. First edition, large paper copy, illustrated with engraved folding map by Neele; hand-colored aquatint vignettes on title and last pages; and twenty-four hand-colored aquatint plates by T. Sutherland and G. Hunt after Forrest; bound in full red crushed morocco with a Brentano's stamp on front endleaf, inner gilt dentelles, a.e.g., spine, boards, and joints rubbed, 16 x 12 1/4 in.
Estimate $5,000-7,000


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Charles Ramus, Aquatint, Etching, Printmaking, London, India

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