Scene of a Melancholy event on the Island of Salsette, from a Drawing by Baron des Montalembert, 1774. (B5-460)
Lower Center: Engraved by Chs. Heath. Published by Richard Bentley, 8 New Burlington St. 1834. Top Left: 29.
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,
Page Number: 29
Artist: James Forbes (1749-1819)
Engraver: Charles Heath
Printer: J. B. Nichols and Son, 25 Parliament Street, London
Paper Dimensions: 9 1/4 x 12 3/8 inches.
Medium: Steel engraving
Condition: The print is in great condition with very minor wear around the edges, including a very small tear into the top left of the print, as can be seen.
Keywords: Scene of melancholy, Melancholy event, Island of Salsette, Tiger stealing a baby, Tiger, Stealing a baby, Wildlife, wild animal, Woman Crying, Attack, Bard de Montalembert, 1774, James Forbes, Forbes, Eliza Rosée, Countess De Montalembert, Oriental Memoirs, Narrative of Seventeen Years Residence in India, Bentley, 8 New Burlington Street, London, Heath, Nichols & Son, 25 Parliament Street, 1834, Steel engraving,
Identification Number: B5-460
1. American Black Squirrel. 2. Ariel Petaurus. 3. Squirrel-Like Petaurus. 4. Lesser American Flying Squirrel. 5. 6. Grey Squirrel. 7. Common British Squirrel. 8. Common Ground Squirrel. 9. Agiump Squirrel. (B7-X-21)