Auction Date: 2/09/2014 at 01pm
Important Lithograph of the Sikh Wars. Rare First Sikh War Khalsa Army Lithograph 1845 Moodkee. An impressive large scale lithograph depicting the Battle of Moodkee (first sikh war). Originally painted by Henry Martens and published in London 14th June 1848. The First Anglo-Sikh War was fought between the Sikh Khalsa Empire and the East India Company between 1845 and 1846. Title on lithograph is At The Battle of Moodkee, on the 18th of December 1845. The whole series of these lithographs are housed in the British Library. An extremely sought after piece. Approx size 64x55 cm.