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Dunlop, John, M.D
Mooltan, during and after the siege : being twenty-one drawings, from sketches taken on the spot / by John Dunlop ... and lithographed in tints by Andrew Maclure ; with a descriptive and historical account of the siege.
Additional Title(s):
Mooltan, a series of sketches during and after the siege
London : Published by Wm. S. Orr and Co., 1849.
Physical Description:
[38] p., [21] leaves of plates : ill. ; 38 cm.
Rare Books and Manuscripts
DS393.3.M84 D86 1849+ Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Added lithographed title page: Mooltan, a series of sketches during and after the siege
Tinted lithographs printed by Maclure, Macdonald & Macgregor.
Printed by Stewart and Murray, Old Bailey.
Colas, R. Bibliographie générale du costume et de la mode, 912
Abbey, J.R. Travel in aquatint and lithography, 1770-1860, 474
BAC: British Art Center copy is the Abbey copy. Bound in contemporary gilt-tooled red coth, with title stamped in gilt on front cover.
Subject Terms:
India -- History -- British occupation, 1765-1947.
Multān (Pakistan) -- History.
Multān (Pakistan) -- Pictorial works.
Multān (Pakistan) -- Siege.
Orr, Wm. S. -- Publisher.
Sikh War, 1848-1849 -- History.
Sikh War, 1848-1849 -- Pictorial works.
Stewart and Murray -- Printer.
Lithographs -- Hand-colored -- 1849.
Maclure, A., lithographer.
Maclure, Macdonald & Macgregor, printer of plates.

  • Contents of plates: Fort of Mooltan from the west, Sept. 6th 48
  • Inhabitants of Mooltan
  • The Edgah where Mr Van Agnew & Lt Andersen were murdered
  • Neirain Singh, Cham Singh & Ram Singh, brothers of the Dewan Moolrag
  • Major Edwarde's Infantry
  • Major Edwarde's Cavalry
  • In the trenches, Gen. Courtland's men
  • Camp followers, Milk women
  • Camp followers, Camel Drivers
  • In the trenches-Septr 12/48 H.M.'s 32nd Regt.
  • Mundee Awa Dec 28/48
  • Storming the 'Mundee Awa' or Great Mound
  • Breaching the Delhi Gate. European sailors of the Indian Navy
  • Explosion of the Magazine Dec. 3
  • Appearance of Mooltan, quarter of an hour after the explosion
  • The 1st Bombay Europ. Fusileers storming the breach at the Koonee Boorg/Jan. 2nd 3 p.m.
  • Struggle in the Town-Capture of 2 Sikh Standards
  • 'Churda Choke' or Great Bazaar-after taking the City
  • NE side of the fort, showing the British trenches Jan 6 1849
  • Dewan Moolrag in custody of a part of H M's 32nd Regt.
  • NE side of fort, Funeral procession of Vans Agnew and S. Andersen.

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