A Coolie Chieftain. (B5-479)
Lower Center: Published by Richard Bentley, 8 New Burlington St. 1834. Lower Right: Engraved by T. Wageman. Jam. Forbes, 1781. Top Right: 56.
Author: James Forbes - Revised by his daughter, Eliza Rosée Countess De Montalembert
Source / Publication: Oriental Memoirs: A Narrative of Seventeen Years Residence in India. By James Forbes, F.R.S., & c. Second Edition, Revised by his Daughter, The Countess De Montalembert. In Two Volumes.
Publisher: Richard Bentley
Place of Publication: 8 New Burlington Street, London,
Date (Depicted): 1781
Page Number: 56
Artist: James Forbes (1749-1819)
Engraver: T. Wageman
Printer: J. B. Nichols and Son, 25 Parliament Street, London
Paper Dimensions: 12 3/8 x 9 3/8 inches.
Medium: Steel engraving
Coloured: Black and white
Condition: The print is in great condition with very minor wear around the edges, and what appears to be an ink mark from another print having been pressed against it previously, as can be seen.
Keywords: Coolie Chieftain, Coolie, Chief, Chieftain, Man, Portrait, Portraiture, Sword, Sheild, Clothes, Dress, attire, Head scarf, Head dress, traditional, India, Indian, James Forbes, Forbes, Eliza Rosée, Countess De Montalembert, Oriental Memoirs, Narrative of Seventeen Years Residence in India, Bentley, 8 New Burlington Street, London, Wageman Nichols & Son, 25 Parliament Street, 1781, 1834, Steel engraving, Antique Print, Antique Prints, Prints, Printmaking, Antique, Original, Rare, Rare books, Black and white
Identification Number: B5-479
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