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Photograph - Hazuri Bagh and the fort, Lahore
  • Hazuri Bagh and the fort, Lahore
    Bourne & Shepherd
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Hazuri Bagh and the fort, Lahore

  • Object:


  • Place of origin:

    Lahore (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1863-1864 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Bourne & Shepherd (artists)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Albumen print

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case TECHS

The marble pavilion in the foreground was built by Ranjit Singh in 1818 to provide a cool garden retreat where he could take refuge from the heat. In the background is the imposing Lahore Fort.

Physical description

In this photograph the imposing Lahore Fort stands in the background. In the foreground is the marble pavilion built by Ranjit Singh in 1818 in the Hazuri gardens.

Place of Origin

Lahore (made)


ca. 1863-1864 (made)


Bourne & Shepherd (artists)

Materials and Techniques

Albumen print


Height: 23.4 cm, Width: 29 cm

Descriptive line

Photograph of the Hazuri Bagh and the Fort, Lahore.

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Stronge, Susan (ed). The Arts of the Sikh Kingdoms, V&A Publications, London, 1999, Plate 228.

Subjects depicted

Architecture, Buildings




South & South East Asia Collection

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