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    Sale 2112

    The Scholar's Vision: The Pal Family Collection

    20 March 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 379

    St. Paul's Cathedral in Kolkata
    Suspension Bridge at Alipore over Tolly's Nulla
    View in Clive Street

    SIGNED C. D'OYLYL, CIRCA 1855 (LOWER LEFT)
    PUBLISHED BY DICKSON LTD., LONDON

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    St. Paul's Cathedral in Kolkata
    Suspension Bridge at Alipore over Tolly's Nulla
    View in Clive Street
    Signed C. D'Oylyl, circa 1855 (lower left)
    Published by Dickson Ltd., London
    The first with a cathedral set in a clearing with visitors along its semicircular approach; the second depicting a bridge over a river busy with local activity; the third a street scene
    Lithograph, the first two with color
    16 x 22¼ in. (40.6 x 56.5 cm.), the largest (3)


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    Literature

    P. Pal and V. Dehejia, From Merchants to Emperors, 1986, p. 117, fig. 111