James Baillie Fraser (1783-1856)
[Views of Calcutta and its environs. London: Rodwell & Martin, 1824-1826].
24 hand-coloured aquatints (525 x 395mm). The plates by Havell, Lewis and Fielding after Fraser. (Remains of old guards, some light spotting, third plate trimmed to platemark.) Loose in cloth portfolio in half morocco slip case.
Original was published in 8 parts with 3 plates in each part. There was no text and the title was printed on the wrappers. The work was begun by Rodwell and Martin, but was completed and extended by Smith, Elder. No title page was issued. The plates are signed Drawn by James B. Fraser throughout. Abbey Travel 494. (24)