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Bazaar, Circular Road, Calcutta

A Hand-coloured print from the Fiebig Collection:
Views of Calcutta and Surrounding Districts, taken by Frederick
Fiebig in 1851. This is a view of a Bazaar in the Circular Road,
which was one of the improvements to the city devised by Marquess
Wellesley on his appointment as Governor-General in 1798. The Upper
and Lower Circular Road surrounded the city and terminated, at the
lower end, just befo…