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Topic: lucknow

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Lady in Elizabethan Costume

Lady in Elizabethan Costume

This image is probably based on a European engraving following a popular oval format. While the lady wears Elizabethan costume, the large-scale figure, pursed lips, decoratively placed hair jewels, and abbrevia... more

A Common Indian Nightjar (Caprimulgus asiaticus)

A Common Indian Nightjar (Caprimulgus asiaticus)

The Latin name for the nightjar, Caprimulgus asiaticus, translates as “goat sucker” and refers to the ancient myth that these sweet-looking birds sucked on the milk of goats by night. While untrue, nightjars pr... more

Black Stork in a Landscape

Black Stork in a Landscape

The distinctive white neck feathers, purple-streaked wings, and red-tinged beak identify this tall bird as a woolly-necked stork (Ciconia episcopus), a native species of India known for its unusual plumage and ... more

The Bara Imambara Complex at Lucknow

The Bara Imambara Complex at Lucknow

The unknown artist of this work has created a bird’s-eye view of the Bara Imambara complex in the style of a European topographical study. It is a valuable historical record of several parts of the site, which ... more

[Mrs Bayley, Lucknow]
The hero of Lucknow, presented to the "Albion" subscribers, New York, 1859 / drawn and engraved by A.H. Ritchie.

The hero of Lucknow, presented to the "Albion" subscribers, New York, ...

Print shows Sir Henry Havelock, full-length portrait, sitting, facing right, wearing dress uniform and holding a quill pen at a desk in a tent in Lucknow, India, during the Indian Mutiny of 1857. Havelock defen... more

map from "From London to Lucknow: with memoranda of mutinies, marches, flights, fights and conversations. To which is added an Opium-Smuggler's explanation of the Peiho Massacre.-By a Chaplain in H. M. Indian Service [J. Mackay afterwards Aberigh-Mackay]"

map from "From London to Lucknow: with memoranda of mutinies, marches,...

This image has been taken from scan 000008 from volume 02 of "From London to Lucknow: with memoranda of mutinies, marches, flights, fights and conversations. To which is added an Opium-Smuggler's explanation of... more

Perfume Container

Perfume Container

Made in India, Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh

Cobra and Mongoose, Lucknow

Cobra and Mongoose, Lucknow

Photograph shows a cobra and a mongoose in Lucknow, India.

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