Nellore, Madras Presidency. A watercolour of the Judge’s House, 1853
An interesting amateur watercolour painting of a very substantial house, 14 x 9 ins in good condition apart from a small area of loss on the lower left side. Usefully the watercolour is identified by the painter on the verso Our House at Nellore, Madras Presidency. 1853. Harriet Crozier. Paintings of identified properties of the East India Company period are not often found. Harriet was the wife of the Judge at Vellore. jun18/2
Francis Henry Crozier is listed in the East India Register 1858 as being the Zillah Judge at Vellore, Madras Presidency, having joined the Company’s service in the intake of 1831. He married Harriet Burrard in 1846.
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