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Decoy Elephants Leaving the Male Fastened to a Tree

Pattern Category: Indian Sporting

Biblographic References:

Oriental Field Sports by Thomas Williamson (author) and Samuel Howitt (artist), published in 1807 by Edward Orme, London


This "elephant folio" size aquatint, plate 10 in Oriental Field Sports, was the source for the printed pattern on the base of a covered vegetable dish.