signed by artist, lower right in ink on print: L. Tripe; typeset in black ink on white paper label affixed to mount, lower center: No. 69. Amerapoora. Ooh-nein Gate of the City. / There are twelve gates to the wall of the city, three on each side. The above gate is the centre one on the East side.
Marks and Labels
artist’s blindstamp on mount, upper center: BY THEE I DRAW
Linnaeus Tripe [1822-1902]; presented to James Broun-Ramsay, 1st Marquess of Dalhousie [1812-1860], Governor-General of India [1848-1856], February 1857; by descent to the Broun-Ramsay family; (sale, Sotheby's, London, 9 May 2012, part of Lot 211); NGA purchase (through Hans P. Kraus, Jr., Inc., New York), 2012.