By: BROHIER, J.H.
Original watercolour, 10 x 6 inches, under which is captioned the title and identity of riders and horses. J.H. Brohier was a surveyor from a Huguenot family which had settled in Sri-Lanka in the mid 18th Century. Identifies Mr Somerset [Black jacket and cap on]. This would be Richard Henry Fitzroy Somerset [2nd Baron Raglan from 1855], who was employed in the Ceylon Civil Service from 1841 - 1849. From the Raglan Collection, recently dispersed.
Title: Columbo Races; The Return, First Race. [Ceylon, by a Native]
Author: BROHIER, J.H.
Publisher: Original watercolour, 5th September, 1841.,
Seller ID: 37695