Lithograph- The John Watson Building, Bombay


$ 54$ 85

The John Watson Building, Bombay, 1865

This building was designed in London for the late john Watson Esq. of Gelt hall, Castle Carrock, by Messrs. Ordish & le febre.c.c. (Who also made the plans for the roof of saint Pancreas station London) the material for this building was wholly English, the iron frame from derby, the bricks & cement from the bank of Thames. The tiles from Staffordshire and finally the red stone plynth and column bases from Penrith Cumberland, and was conveyed from England to India by sailing ships via cape of good hope in the year 1864-5 & erected on the esplanade in the town of  Bombay under the superintendence of the late Mr. Thomas Thompson of  Wetheral. The design & Mode of construction proved quite a success. Its dimensions are 190 feet long, 80 feet wide 175 feet high.



Magnate Publishing House invites you to embark upon a fascinating journey of unearthing the wonderful past of this glorious city through ‘BOMBAY 100 YEARS AGO’ , an exclusive limited edition series of rare vintage archival prints.

‘BOMBAY 100 YEARS AGO’ is a collection of 100 exclusive & authenticated photographs, showcasing the heritage and historic landmarks of Bombay.

The copyrights of ‘Bombay 100 YEARS AGO’ are exclusive with Magnate Publishing House and these are reproductions of Original photographs which are more than 100 years old.

You not only get to own a unique collection of sepia-toned memories of Bombay, But these unique & rare prints bring to you a classic vintage look for your:

  • Offices Interiors
  • Cabins
  • Lobbies
  • Conference rooms
  • Residences

Salient Features of the series:

  • Limited Edition & highly desirable.
  • Printed in German Technology ink, where color does not fade for 100 years.
  • High-grade archival imported paper.
  • Imported wooden photo frame
  • This print can be enlarged in any size

Additional information


Small, Medium


216gm, 892gm


Archival Print on 140 GSM Natural Evolution Imported Paper, Imported Mount Board with Shrink Wrapped.

Shipping Details:

7 to 8 working days

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