Auction Date: 20/06/2019 at 10:15 am
India & Punjab – Interior of Sikh Temple at Umritzer -Reading the Grunt’h Original Engraving 1858 from a drawing by W. Carpenter., framed measures 49x39cm approx. W. Carpenter (1818-1899) went to India in 1850 traveling to the Punjab, Kashmir, Afghanistan etc. He returned to the UK in 1857 and sold much of his work to the Illustrated Newspapers. In 1881 the V&A Museum purchased 275 items of his artwork.