Lipoo Tree. Litzhur house at a distance. Barrackpore Park - Lithograph by William Prinsep 1827

Lithograph of a house and tree in Barrackpore Park at Barrackpore in West Bengal by William Prinsep (1794-1874) dated 1827. Barrakpore had been a military cantonment originally, but was changed to a park and proposed country residence for Governors-General by Marquis Wellesley as part of his improvement schemes for Calcutta and its surrounding areas. He also included a theatre, an aviary and menagerie within the extensive grounds, which were laid out in the 'English Style'.

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