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Bungalow (Garden Reach), Calcutta

A hand-coloured print of a Bungalow in Garden
Reach, Calcutta, from the Fiebig Collection: Views of Calcutta and
Surrounding Districts, taken by Frederick Fiebig in 1851. Garden
Reach, a suburb of Calcutta, was an area on the River Hooghly where
many Europeans built large 'Garden Houses' with grounds sweeping
down to the river's edge. The wide distances between the residences
was to allow for maxi…