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    Sale 5429

    Travel, Science & Natural History

    24 September 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 167

    William Daniell, R.A. (1769-1837)

    The Chalees Setoon, Ghazipur

    Price Realised  

    William Daniell, R.A. (1769-1837)
    The Chalees Setoon, Ghazipur
    pencil and watercolour on paper
    6¾ x 4¼in. (17 x 11cm.)


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    Ghazipur is situated 135 miles west of Patna. The Chalees Setoon was a river fort also known as the palace of Forty Pillars. According to William's journal the Daniells were at Ghazipur from 27 to 29 November 1788.

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