Sixty drawings of Mughal monuments and architectural details.
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The screen round the cenotaphs, Taj Mahal, Agra.
Place of Origin
Materials and Techniques
Marks and inscriptions
Inscribed with titles on back in English and on front in Persian characters.
Length: 19 cm, Width: 23 cm
Object history note
Built in ca.1632-1648.
The drawings are recorded as being by 'native' draughtsmen of the Delhi School in the Office of the Honourable East India Company's Superintendent of Public Buildings and Ancient Monuments at Calcutta, ca.1836.
Architectural; drawings, The screen round the cenotaphs of the Taj Mahal in Agra; ca.1836
Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)
Archer, Mildred. Company Paintings Indian Paintings of the British period
Victoria and Albert Museum Indian Series London: Victoria and Albert Museum, Maplin Publishing, 1992 144 p. ISBN 0944142303
Screens (furniture); Cenotaph
Indian Company Paintings
South & South East Asia Collection