Auction Date: 30/10/2020 at 10am
India and Punjab – Osman Khan Wazeer to Shah Soojah, 1858 An original ILN wood engraving titled Osman Khan, Wuzeer to Shah Soojah 1858, from a drawing by W J Carpenter. Osman Khan was employed by the English Government and was in the fort of Attock when it came under attack by the Sikhs during the Second Anglo-Sikh War. On the settlement of Punjab, he retired to Peshawar. Engraved dimensions (approx): 22.5cm x 16.5cm. Light ageing and foxing.