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PROPERTY FROM THE SPORTING AND TRAVEL LIBRARY OF ARNOLD "JAKE" JOHNSON

[India — Panorama]
'LINE OF MARCH OF A BENGAL REGIMENT OF INFANTRY IN SCINDE'. LONDON: ACKERMANN & CO., [N.D., CA. 1840]
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2,0003,000
LOT SOLD. 3,250 USD
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61

PROPERTY FROM THE SPORTING AND TRAVEL LIBRARY OF ARNOLD "JAKE" JOHNSON

[India — Panorama]
'LINE OF MARCH OF A BENGAL REGIMENT OF INFANTRY IN SCINDE'. LONDON: ACKERMANN & CO., [N.D., CA. 1840]
Estimate
2,0003,000
LOT SOLD. 3,250 USD
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[India — Panorama]
'LINE OF MARCH OF A BENGAL REGIMENT OF INFANTRY IN SCINDE'. LONDON: ACKERMANN & CO., [N.D., CA. 1840]
22 sheets forming panorama (individually: 3 1/8 x 12 3/5 in.; 80 x 320mm—joined: approximately 277 in.; 7,040mm). 22 hand-colored lithographed sections, joined with cloth; some joints beginning to separate, minor soiling to first two plates, final plate with minor loss to lower corner, slight cracking between plate 8 and 9. Folding into publisher's red cloth, red cloth covered boards, covers decoratively bordered in blind, upper board gilt-lettered; soiling, edges rubbed, corners bumped, spine split, lacking ties. In modern quarter red morocco over red cloth slipcase and chemise.
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Literature

Abbey 'Life', 515

Catalogue Note

The panorama of the "Line of March" not only depicts the Advance Guard, but also many vignettes of local life, with the printed captions below the images including: Clashi or Tent Pitcher, Massalchee, Palkee, Band, Orderly, Brahmins Praying in a Tank, Native Doctor, Hackery with Sick, Breakfast Kit, Halfway Coffee Club, etc.

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