An interesting early amateur album with several unusual views of native villages near Calcutta. Also including fine tree studies, the burial ground at Cawnpore prior to the construction of the Memorial Gardens, the Barrackpore Road, river scenes and architectural subjects.
Sir Donald MacFarlane (1803-1904) was a merchant based in India between 1859 and 1863. He was President of the Bengal Photographic Society in 1863. For additional information on MacFarlane and his circle see