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The Triad of Bhrahm, Vishnu and Siva.
Elephanta Caves: Entrance to the caves at Gharapuri island in the harbour of Bombay (Mumbai).
Diamond’s Harbour (Hajipur): View of the inlet on the Hooghly river, now in the southern part of the city. After Barthélemy Lauvergne, artist on the voyage of La Bonite 1836-7.
Maharashtra: Indra Sabha Jain Temple. Looking outward from the Ellora caves.
Camel: Arabian camel with a head harness. After William Daniell.
Mount Everest: The North East Arete. 1921 British Reconnaisance Expedition.
Raputana (Ragasthan): View on Banas River near Tonk. After the ‘on the spot’ drawing of Capt. Charles Auber.
Kalbadevi Road, Bombay: Street view looking towards the temple. Drawn from life during Hildebrandt’s ’round-the-world’ voyage.
Kanheri Caves at Salsette: Part of the caves carved out by Buddhist monks, with the artist sketching in the foreground.
Red Fort of Delhi: View of the interior of the Diwan-I-Khas (Private Audience hall).
An early-19th century depiction of the Zodiac as represented in Hindu astrology.
Badges of Native States used on Red Ensign: Baroda, Bhavnagar, Cambay, Cochin, Janjira and Junagadh.
Agra: Taj Mahal. After William Daniell.
Jaipur: Bombay, Baroda and Central India Railway. Stylised view of the Hawa Mahal, the Palace of the Winds. Published in Mumbai.
A smoking party in the Bengal.
Junno Mountain: View from below Soubabgoom. After the first Western artist to depict the Eastern Himalayas.
India: Fly to India. Promotional poster for B.O.A.C in association with Quantas Empire, South African and Tasman Airways.
Nepal: Kathmandu. Kal Bhairav shrine in Hanuman Dhoka (Durbar square).
Kanheri Caves at Salsette: The excavated Chaitya, shrine or prayer hall, of one of the main ancient Buddhist caves.
Thanjavur: Enamalled bronze plate with red and silver.
Mount Everest (Deodungha – Holy Mountain): View at sunrise. After the first Western women to see Everest.
Mount Everest: Northen Ridge from Chang La. 1922 British Expedition.
Allahabad: Rani-ka-Mahal or Queen’s pavilion within the palace at the Fort of Allahabad.
Masulipatam (Bandar): Panorama of the city and port in c1695. The East India Co was established here in 1611.
Raputana (Ragasthan): Tonk. View of the city and fort on the Banas River. After the on the spot drawing of Capt. Charles Auber.
Velha Goa (Old Goa). Panorama of the port on the Mahadayi (Mandovi) River built by Adilshah dynasty of the Sultanate of Bijapur and captured by the Portugese.
Tiger Hunting: Driving a Tiger out of the Jungle. After the on the spot sketch by Capt Thomas Williamson.
Kinchinjunga and Pundeem: View of the peaks in the moonlight. After the first Western artist to depict the Eastern Himalayas during a perilous 600 mile journey.
Nursyng: View from the Singaleelah range. After the first Western artist to depict the Eastern Himalayas.
Srinagar: View of the Nallah Mar (Mar Canal). After Edward Molyneaux.
Mount Everest: North Face from Chang La. 1922 British Expedition
Tiruchirappalli: View of the Great Pagoda and complex.
Bihar: Rohtasgarh Fort. North West view over the fort and the Kaimur Hills with the Harsichandra temple in the distance.
Hooghly River: View of a temple complex from the river. After Theodore-Auguste Fisquet, artist on the voyage of La Bonite 1836-7.
Mausoleum of Shah Begum, a Rajput wife of Emperor Jehangire.
P & O Steamer outward bound: After Percy Spence.
Chandannagar: View of the harbour on the Hooghly River. After Barthélemy Lauvergne, artist on the voyage of La Bonite 1836-7.
British Army Overseas: 9th Bengal Cavalry. Officers and Troopers.
Jama Masjid (Masjid e Jahan Numa): View of the front elevation.
Pondicherry: View of the coastline from the Bay of Bengal. After Barthélemy Lauvergne, artist on the voyage of La Bonite 1836-7.
Benares (Varanasi): View from Katasar on the Ganges riverbank from Manikarnika Ghat to Aurangzab Mosque. Drawn from life during Hildebrandt’s ’round-the-world’ voyage.
Ceremony of weighing the Great Mogul on his birthday. The Royal pavilion was part of the mobile encampment of the Mogul court.
Hooghly River: View of a mosque in the then suburbs. After Barthelemy Lauvergne, artist on the voyage of La Bonite 1836-7.
Elephant: Caparisond (in Ornamental Dress). After William Daniell.
Lucknow: City of Gardens. Newsome and fellow artist Kathleen Nixon were commissioned by the Oxford University Press to visit India following which the Indian State Railways commissioned a series of posters. Printed in Calcutta.
Vijaydurg (Geriah) Fort: Base of the Maratha pirate Tulagee Angria under attack by an Indo-Portuguese naval force commanded by British Admirals Pocock and Watson
Jhoola (Swing): The popular diversion of swinging.
Delhi: View of the Jama Masjid minarets and gate 1 from the street. With text.
Baramahal: View in the pass near Krishnagiri during the Third Anglo-Mysore War of 1792.
Gujaret: Bhuj. Rajah of Cutch and his Vassalls. Cavalry departing from the fortress at the capital Bhuj. After Capt. Grindlay
Lucknow: A view in the garden of the Kaiserbagh Palace. After William Daniell.
Maharashtra: Indra Sabha Jain Temple. The entrance at the Ellora caves.
Indian Guitar: With detail of the guitar and scale.
View at Delhi: Near the Mausoleum of the 16th century Emperor Humayun
Achibal Bagh. The great waterfall in the palace grounds. Villiers-Stuart resided in India and was a Fellow of the Royal Horticultural Society and the Institute of Landscape Architects.
Kashmir: Entry of the Prince of Wales and his entourage on elephants.
Lucknow: From the river Gomti with the palace of Nawab Shuja-ud-Daula on the left and palace of Nawab Asaf-ud-Daula.
Red Fort, Delhi: Exterior of Diwan-I-Khas (Private Audience hall). After Reginald Baratt.
Gujaret: Ahmedabad. The mosque of Sidi Bashir and the Shaking Minarets (Jhutta Minar).
Fort of Currah: View of the Hindu shrine with steps leading down to the river Ganges.
Batecalo Fort: Built by the Portuguese in the lagoon of Batecalo, and seized 10 years later by the Dutch.
Hooghly River: View on the coast near to Calcutta. After Barthélemy Lauvergne, artist on the voyage of La Bonite 1836-7.
Lucknow: Palace of Nawab Shuja-ud-Daulah from the river Gomti.
Saurashtra: Kathiawar. Camel escort and caravan of pilgrims with a temple in the distance.
Nepal: Kathmandu. Basantapur Darbar Kshetra. Six views of the temples and palaces of the Royal Court.
Hooghly River: The corvette La Bonite in a gale. After Barthélemy Lauvergne, artist on the voyage of La Bonite 1836-7.
Mount Everest: From the Rongbuk Valley. 1921 British Reconnaissance Expedition.
Fort William: View of the Old Fort and Maidan on the eastern banks of the Hooghly river.
Hooghly River: View of houses on the banks of the river. After Theodore-Auguste Fisquet, artist on the voyage of La Bonite 1836-7.
India: Promotional poster for Mount Abu and Lake Nakki, Rajasthan. Issued by the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting. Printed in Madras.
Pamban Island: A choultry at Rameswaram. After William Daniell.
Hooghly River: View of the Dina Marlinga temple on the banks of the river near Chandannagar. After Theodore-Auguste Fisquet, artist on the voyage of La Bonite 1836-7.
An Omrah, a dancing girl and a lady of the Harem.
Delhi: Mausoleum of Amir Khusero (Chaunsath Kambha) is actually the tomb of Mirza Aziz Koka, son of Ataga Khan.
Jaunpur: View of the principle facade of Atala mosque.
Kashmir: View of the Kashmir Valley and the Pir Panjal range.
Elephanta Island (Gharapuri) in Mumbai Harbour: View of the open portico entrance to the Great Cave dedicated to the Lord Shiva. After William Westall RA.
Nursyng and Pundeem: Evening view from Soubahoom. After the first Western artist to depict the Eastern Himalayas during a perilous 600 mile journey.
Bombay Harbour: View in the northern harbour between the mainland and the island of Salsette. After Lt Col John Johnson.
Polo with Nawabs of Baltistan at Skardo, North Kashmir.
Amiritsar: View over the sacred pool to Harmandir Sahib ( Golden Temple). With text.
Fort George: North West view of the fort built by the East India company around the Castle of Bombay (Casa da Orta). After William Westall RA.
Pondicherry: View of the village of Valdaour near to Pondicherry. After Barthélemy Lauvergne, artist on the voyage of La Bonite 1836-7.
Plains of Nepal from Mount Tongloo. After the first Western artist to depict the Eastern Himalayas.
Bihar: Part of the Interior of Umnga Surya Temple at Deo.
Panoramic view from the Arabian Sea. Goa was founded during the 15th Century by the Bijapur Sultanate; it was captured by the Portuguese in 1510 and became capital of their Indian Empire.
Pilibhit: View of the gate to the Jama Masjid Mosque built by Hafiz Ramat Khan.
Himalayas: Mountain Mists after Maj. Molyneaux.
Thanjavur: Fourteen examples of arms and decorative arts.
Baolle (Open Baths): View of the Baths near Old Delhi.
Our Camp Ascending the Snowfields: Junno Mountain: View from below Soubabgoom. After the first Western artist to depict the Eastern Himalayas during a perilous 600 mile journey.
Flag of India as part of the British Empire.
Hon Colonel HH Maharaja Sir Ganja Singh Bahadur of Bikaner. After Major A.C. Lovett.
Images from the ill-fated expedition of Mallory and Irvine. Six cards including the tip of Everest.
Patan. Corner of Duirbar Square. After Percy Brown.
Lucknow: Panoramic view over the Gomti towards the Qaisar Bagh Palace complex built by the last Nawab of Awadh, Wajid Ali Shah.
Agori: The temples of Kali and a great Banyan tree on the river Son.
View from Darjeeling of Deodunga the highest mountain in the world lately measured by Colonel A. S. Waugh. Waugh succeeded Everest as Surveyor General, and would later name the peak after his predecessor as it had been impossible to ascertain one name for that particular peak.
Ceremony of washing the goddess Kali and the icon of Lord Jagannath.
Bihar: Rohtasgarh Fort in the Kaimur Hills. View on the principal road.
Singaleelah: View of the desolate heights. After the first Western artist to depict the Eastern Himalayas during a perilous 600 mile journey.
Delhi: Punj Mahalla gateway to the palace of Nawab Shuja-ud-Daula. With fish emblem of the Nawabs Avadh and a ramp for elephants.
Images from the ill-fated expedition of Mallory and Irvine. Six cards including a baggage yak.
Bodh Gaya: View of the holy city in Bahar from across the river Neranjana.
Mausoleum of Sultan Purveiz near Allahabad: Part of the burial complex at Khusrau Bagh, and may actually be the tomb of the sultan’s sister Nisar Begum.
Bangalore: East view of the city with the Labagh Botanical Gardens during the Third Mysore War (1792).
Ousore: View of the distant fort with the temple of Siva as Cudanathesvara on the left, and a choultry on the right where the Daniell’s entourage rests.
Darjelling: Bhootia Busti with the Eastern Himalayas. After the first Western artist to depict the Eastern Himalayas.
Bihar: Akshaya Vat. The sacred banyan tree at the Vishnupada temple at Gaya.
Nepal: Patan. Detail of the Bronze doors of the Royal Palace of Patan.
Fort St. George on the Coromandel Coast. View of coast and first British fortress in India, built by the East India Company in 1644.