Ruins of the Fort at Juanpore on the River Goomtee

In 1802, Henry Salt left London to accompany Lord Valentia on a lengthy tour of Southeast Asian and African countries. Salt’s drawings served to illustrate Lord Valentia’s Voyages and Travels to India, published in 1809. Large format aquatints were a popular medium for depicting topographical landscapes and architectural sites. Etching was used to outline the […]