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The “Golden Mountain” seen from the village.

From India, pictorial and descriptive, by William Henry Davenport Adams, London, New York, 1888.

A zip file containing the six illustrations of the latest series can be downloaded at this link.

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The “Golden Mountain” seen from the village.

From India, pictorial and descriptive, by William Henry Davenport Adams, London, New York, 1888.

A zip file containing the six illustrations of the latest series can be downloaded at this link.

(Source: archive.org)

Saturday, July 12, 2014
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Madhoray Ghat and the mosque Aurangzeb, Benares.

Émile Thérond, from India, pictorial and descriptive, by William Henry Davenport Adams, London, New York, 1888.

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Madhoray Ghat and the mosque Aurangzeb, Benares.

Émile Thérond, from India, pictorial and descriptive, by William Henry Davenport Adams, London, New York, 1888.

(Source: archive.org)

Saturday, July 12, 2014
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Imambara, Lucknow.

Hercule (?) Catenacci, from India, pictorial and descriptive, by William Henry Davenport Adams, London, New York, 1888.

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Imambara, Lucknow.

Hercule (?) Catenacci, from India, pictorial and descriptive, by William Henry Davenport Adams, London, New York, 1888.

(Source: archive.org)

Saturday, July 12, 2014
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Monument in the royal necropolis at Golconda.

Alexandre de Bar, from India, pictorial and descriptive, by William Henry Davenport Adams, London, New York, 1888.

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Monument in the royal necropolis at Golconda.

Alexandre de Bar, from India, pictorial and descriptive, by William Henry Davenport Adams, London, New York, 1888.

(Source: archive.org)

Saturday, July 12, 2014
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The Guikwar in the great Sowari, Baroda.

Émile Bayard, from India, pictorial and descriptive, by William Henry Davenport Adams, London, New York, 1888.

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The Guikwar in the great Sowari, Baroda.

Émile Bayard, from India, pictorial and descriptive, by William Henry Davenport Adams, London, New York, 1888.

(Source: archive.org)

Saturday, July 12, 2014
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Façade of a grotto at Kenery.

Émile Thérond, from India, pictorial and descriptive, by William Henry Davenport Adams, London, New York, 1888.

(Source: archive.org)

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Façade of a grotto at Kenery.

Émile Thérond, from India, pictorial and descriptive, by William Henry Davenport Adams, London, New York, 1888.

(Source: archive.org)

Friday, July 11, 2014
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Jay on a magnolia branch.

 From Documents japonais (Japanese art documents), by Charles Gillot, Paris, 188?

A zip file containing the six illustrations of the latest series can be downloaded at this link.

(Source: archive.org)

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Jay on a magnolia branch.

From Documents japonais (Japanese art documents), by Charles Gillot, Paris, 188?

A zip file containing the six illustrations of the latest series can be downloaded at this link.

(Source: archive.org)

Tuesday, July 8, 2014
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Male actor in female costume.

Torii Kiyomitsu,  from Documents japonais (Japanese art documents), by Charles Gillot, Paris, 188?

(Source: archive.org)

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Male actor in female costume.

Torii Kiyomitsu, from Documents japonais (Japanese art documents), by Charles Gillot, Paris, 188?

(Source: archive.org)

Tuesday, July 8, 2014