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Reminiscences of Imperial Delhi The interior of the Diwan-i-Khas

Reminiscences of Imperial Delhi The interior of the Diwan-i-Khas

 
 
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The interior of the Diwan-i Khass, with the qanats removed.
From 'Reminiscences of Imperial Delhi’, an album consisting of 89 folios containing approximately 130 paintings of views of the Mughal and pre-Mughal monuments of Delhi, as well as other contemporary material, with an accompanying manuscript text written by Sir Thomas Theophilus Metcalfe (1795-1853), the Governor-General’s Agent at the imperial court. Acquired with the assistance of the Heritage Lottery Fund and of the National Art-Collections Fund.

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1843
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British Library
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