Columbo Races; The Return, First Race. [Ceylon, by a Native]

Columbo Races; The Return, First Race. [Ceylon, by a Native]

By: BROHIER, J.H.

Price: £2,500.00


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.

Categories: Travel::,

Publisher: Original watercolour, 5th September, 1841.,

Seller ID: 37695