A Banian Tree, consecrated for Worship in a Guzerat Village. (B5-468)
Lower Center: Engraved by J. Greig. Published by Richard Bentley, 8 New Burlington St. 1834. Lower Right: Jam. Forbes, 1781. Top Left: 55.
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: 55
Artist: James Forbes (1749-1819)
Engraver: J. Greig
Printer: J. B. Nichols and Son, 25 Parliament Street, London
Paper Dimensions: 9 3/8 x 12 3/8 inches.
Medium: Steel engraving
Coloured: Black and white
Condition: The print is in great condition with some minor wear around the edges, including a crease mark across the top right corner of the print, as can be seen.
Keywords: Banian, Banian Tree, Banyan Tree, Trees, Consecrated, Worship, Worshiping, Guzerat, Gujarat, under a tree, sculpture, worshipper, India, Indian, Man, James Forbes, Forbes, Eliza Rosée, Countess De Montalembert, Oriental Memoirs, Narrative of Seventeen Years Residence in India, Bentley, 8 New Burlington Street, London, Greig, Nichols & Son, 25 Parliament Street, 1781, 1834, Steel engraving,
Identification Number: B5-468
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