Auction Date: 2/09/2014 at 01pm
India and the Punjab – Battle of Ferozeshah (First Sikh War) Original Lithograph by J. D. Harding from the original drawing by the Honourable Charles Stewart Hardinge. London, 1847. Charles Stewart Hardinge (illustrator). This rare litho is Plate 7 from “Recollections of India. Part 1. British India and the Punjab” by James Duffield Harding, 1847, Lithograph measures 17” x 13”. Showing a scene from the First Anglo Sikh War. Charles Stewart Hardinge (1822-1894), the eldest son of the first Viscount Hardinge, the Governor General. This depicts one of the three great battlefields of the First Sikh War, Ferozeshah which lies eleven miles east of Ferozepore, about nineteen miles from the left bank of the Sutlej river. The Lithograph is in very good clean condition with no tears or creases.