This listing is for a circa 1835 print from engraving
Grass Rope Bridge at Teree, Gurwall
Engraved by W. Taylor. Drawn by David Cox from sketches by Captain R. Elliot RN
The print is dated 1834. It shows people making their way over a grass rope bridge strung across a ravine or gorge. Beneath, on rocks by the river, sit two local Garhwali men.
Provenance: Views in India. China and On The Shores Of The Red Sea; by Commander Robert Elliott, With Descriptions By Emma Roberts. Published London : H. Fisher, R. Fisher and P. Jackson, Newgate Street - c1835
It is printed on good quality grade paper which is blank on the reverse. There is a some age yellowing, and handling marks to edges, Withj some foxing stains to the border - please check the larger picture for condition.
The overall print including titled borders measures 275 x 198 mm (10.75 x 7.75 inches) approximately.
This item will be shipped flat in a board backed envelope.
Info. The term "an original print" is a pictorial image made in a manner which allows it to be multiplied, and originating from the date stated. This includes examples of various methods of printmaking including engravings, etchings, woodcuts etc. Many prints inevitably would have been originally bound in a book at some time as was this one.
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