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SLNSW 13648 Tiger hunt in India dead tiger in foreground

SLNSW 13648 Tiger hunt in India dead tiger in foreground

Tiger hunt in India; dead tiger in foreground

"The Temple Fort of Dwarka, at the entrance of the Gulf of Kutch," from the Illustrated London News, 1860

"The Temple Fort of Dwarka, at the entrance of the Gulf of Kutch," fro...

The Temple Fort of Dwarka, at the Entrance of the Gulf of Cutch. Illustration for The Illustrated London News, 21 January 1860. Inscribed: HMS Constance (far right) and HM Transport, HMS Feroze (forefront), HM... More

A Hindu Lady, 16055501 (cropped)

A Hindu Lady, 16055501 (cropped)

Captain Allan Scott (British, 1824 - 1870). A Hindu Lady, about 1862, Albumen silver print, 7.4 × 14.1 cm (2 15/16 × 5 9/16 in.), 84.XB.732.4.4.26. The J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles. Stereographic views of... More

A Hindu Lady, 16055501

A Hindu Lady, 16055501

Captain Allan Scott (British, 1824 - 1870). A Hindu Lady, about 1862, Albumen silver print, 7.4 × 14.1 cm (2 15/16 × 5 9/16 in.), 84.XB.732.4.4.26. The J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles. Stereographic views of... More

A Parsee Servant, 16041301

A Parsee Servant, 16041301

Possibly Captain Allan Scott. A Parsee Servant, about 1862, Albumen silver print, 7.4 × 14.1 cm (2 15/16 × 5 9/16 in.), 84.XB.732.4.1.43. The J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles. Stereographic views of a man sit... More

Adorned elephant, 19513001

Adorned elephant, 19513001

Moti, 1886 - 1889, Albumen silver print, 19 × 23.5 cm (7 1/2 × 9 1/4 in.), 84.XA.886.3.37. The J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles. An elephant adorned with elaborate fabric.

Alli Kudr, 15199201

Alli Kudr, 15199201

Alli Kudr, 1858–1869, Salted paper print, 17 × 14.2 cm (6 11/16 × 5 9/16 in.), 84.XA.420.95. The J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles. Seated portrait of a man. He is seated in an ornately carved armchair, next t... More

Hindu Dancing Girls, 16040701

Hindu Dancing Girls, 16040701

Captain Allan Scott (British, 1824 - 1870). Hindu Dancing Girls, about 1862, Albumen silver print, 7.4 × 14.2 cm (2 15/16 × 5 9/16 in.), 84.XB.732.4.1.37. The J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles. Stereographic v... More

Indian Hawker, 16056901

Indian Hawker, 16056901

Possibly Captain Allan Scott. Indian Hawker, about 1862, Albumen silver print, 7.2 × 13.5 cm (2 13/16 × 5 5/16 in.), 84.XB.732.4.4.40. The J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles. Stereographic views of four men sit... More

Indian Tailor, 16056301

Indian Tailor, 16056301

Possibly Captain Allan Scott. Indian Tailor, about 1862, Albumen silver print, 7.4 × 13.6 cm (2 15/16 × 5 3/8 in.), 84.XB.732.4.4.34. The J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles. Stereographic views of a man sitting... More

Mahomedan Shopkeeper, 16055901

Mahomedan Shopkeeper, 16055901

Possibly Captain Allan Scott. Mahomedan Shopkeeper, about 1862, Albumen silver print, 7.4 × 14.2 cm (2 15/16 × 5 9/16 in.), 84.XB.732.4.4.30. The J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles. Stereographic views of a por... More

Milk Hedge and Cochineal, 16056501

Milk Hedge and Cochineal, 16056501

Possibly Captain Allan Scott. Milk Hedge and Cochineal, about 1862, Albumen silver print, 7.2 × 13.5 cm (2 13/16 × 5 5/16 in.), 84.XB.732.4.4.36. The J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles. Stereographic views of t... More

The Bheastie, or Water-Carrier, 16039301

The Bheastie, or Water-Carrier, 16039301

Captain Allan Scott. The Bheastie, or Water-Carrier, about 1862, Albumen silver print, 7.4 × 13.2 cm (2 15/16 × 5 3/16 in.), 84.XB.732.4.1.23. The J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles. Stereographic views of a ma... More

The Hindu Bangle-Seller, 16041501

The Hindu Bangle-Seller, 16041501

Probably Captain Allan Scott. The Hindu Bangle-Seller, about 1862, Albumen silver print, 7.5 × 14.1 cm (2 15/16 × 5 9/16 in.), 84.XB.732.4.1.45. The J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles. Stereographic views of a ... More

Wife of 1st Class Sirday, 19513301

Wife of 1st Class Sirday, 19513301

Wife of 1st Class Sirday - Pause BoC.S., 1886 - 1889, Albumen silver print, 24.4 × 19 cm (9 5/8 × 7 1/2 in.), 84.XA.886.3.40, The J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles. Portrait of an Indian woman, seated in a cha... More

Alli Hussan, 15199701

Alli Hussan, 15199701

Alli Hussan, India, 1858–1869, Albumen silver print, 13.3 × 10.3 cm (5 1/4 × 4 1/16 in.), 84.XA.420.100. The J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles. Seated portrait of a man. He is dressed in traditional garments a... More

Cremation of people who died from famine in India

Cremation of people who died from famine in India

Cremation of people who died from famine in India. Français : Crémation de personnes mortes de la famine en Inde.

Group of men and children suffering from famine in India

Group of men and children suffering from famine in India

Group of men and children suffering from famine in India. Français : Groupe d'hommes et d'enfants souffrant de la famine en Inde.

People died from famine in India, f62

People died from famine in India, f62

People died from famine in India. Français : Personnes mortes de la famine en Inde.

Women at the well, India

Women at the well, India

Women at the well, early 20th century, India. Français : Femmes au puits, début du 20e siècle, Inde.

A sage with his students

A sage with his students

"A sage with his students," Mughal school, c.1610 Source: http://www.christies.com/LotFinder/lfsearch/LotDescription.aspx?intObjectId=4892449 (downloaded Mar. 2007) "A SAGE WITH HIS STUDENTS, MUGHAL SCHOOL, IN... More

Arabic-Persian class at Canning College

Arabic-Persian class at Canning College

Arabic-Persian class at Canning College, Lucknow; a photo from 1871* (BL)

Delhi Gate of the Red Fort in 1858

Delhi Gate of the Red Fort in 1858

Photograph of Delhi Gate from 'Murray Collection: Views in Delhi, Cawnpore, Allahabad and Benares' taken by Dr. John Murray in 1858 after the Uprising of 1857. The Delhi Gate, the southern gate to the Red Fort... More

Hindu Rao's House (from west), Delhi in 1858

Hindu Rao's House (from west), Delhi in 1858

Photograph of Hindu Rao's House in Delhi from 'Murray Collection: Views in Delhi, Cawnpore, Allahabad and Benares' taken by Dr. John Murray in 1858 after the Uprising of 1857. This house was built in c.1820 fo... More

Interior view of the Lahore Gate of Palace, Delhi - 1858

Interior view of the Lahore Gate of Palace, Delhi - 1858

Photograph of Lahore Gate in Delhi from 'Murray Collection: Views in Delhi, Cawnpore, Allahabad and Benares' taken by Dr. John Murray in 1858 after the Uprising of 1857. The Lahore Gate, the western gate to the... More

Mussaman Burj and the Diwan-i-Khas in Delhi in 1858

Mussaman Burj and the Diwan-i-Khas in Delhi in 1858

Photograph of Mussaman Burj and the Diwan-i-Khas in Delhi from 'Murray Collection: Views in Delhi, Cawnpore, Allahabad and Benares' taken by Dr. John Murray in 1858 after the Uprising of 1857. The Mussaman Bur... More

Naqqar Khana, Delhi in 1858

Naqqar Khana, Delhi in 1858

Photograph of Naqqar Khana in Delhi from 'Murray Collection: Views in Delhi, Cawnpore, Allahabad and Benares' taken by Dr. John Murray in 1858 after the Uprising of 1857. Naqqar or Naubhat Khana, is located wi... More

Qudsia Bagh Masjid, Delhi in 1858

Qudsia Bagh Masjid, Delhi in 1858

Photograph of Qudsia Bagh Masjid in Delhi from 'Murray Collection: Views in Delhi, Cawnpore, Allahabad and Benares' taken by Dr. John Murray in 1858 after the Uprising of 1857. Qudsia Begum, aslo known as Udhm... More

Rao Petarah's Temple, Delhi in 1858

Rao Petarah's Temple, Delhi in 1858

Photograph of Rao Petarah's Temple, Delhi, taken by Dr. John Murray in 1858. The photograph shows a section from the Quwwat al-Islam mosque, part of the complex in South Delhi that includes the Qutb Minar. The... More

St. James' Church, Delhi in 1858

St. James' Church, Delhi in 1858

Photograph of St. James' Church in Delhi from 'Murray Collection: Views in Delhi, Cawnpore, Allahabad and Benares' taken by Dr. John Murray in 1858 after the Uprising of 1857. St James Church was commissioned ... More

The Lahore Gate (Western-Gate) of the Red Fort in 1858

The Lahore Gate (Western-Gate) of the Red Fort in 1858

Photograph of Lahore Gate in Delhi from 'Murray Collection: Views in Delhi, Cawnpore, Allahabad and Benares' taken by Dr. John Murray in 1858 after the Uprising of 1857. The Lahore Gate, the western gate to th... More

Water Gate of the Red Fort in 1858

Water Gate of the Red Fort in 1858

Photograph of Water Gate in Delhi from 'Murray Collection: Views in Delhi, Cawnpore, Allahabad and Benares' taken by Dr. John Murray in 1858 after the Uprising of 1857. The Water Gate, the south eastern gate t... More

Coolies at the cotton market

Coolies at the cotton market

"Coolies at the cotton market, Bombay," an engraving from 'India and its Native Princes' by Louis Rousselet, 1878; also *"The Grant-Buildings and Cotton-Green, Bombay"* Source: ebay, Apr. 2009