The Raj

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AN ALBUM OF EIGHTY-SIX PORTRAITS AND STUDIES OF EMPERORS, PRINCES, TRADESMEN, CHARACTERS AND ARCHITECTURE, INDIA, MUGHAL AND COMPANY SCHOOL, MID-17TH TO MID-19TH CENTURY

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traditional folk motifs of elephants - Google Search

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Marriage Procession

Rare large format matchbox label designed and published in Sweden. With the rapid growth of matchbox production at the start of the 20th century, label design became the key differential point between brands. Thi

Михаил Ромадин "За тридевять земель"

Михаил Ромадин «За тридевять земель» — Картинки и разговоры

Lloyd's Sketches of Indian Life - British perspective of life under the British Raj. The link includes pictures from inside the book.

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Indian Servants Attending to a British Officer. English officers and their families lived lavish lifestyles thanks to abundant resources and cheap labor. (Kamat Research Database)

Days of British Raj

Kamat Research Database - Days of British Raj

Bengal Lancers - British Indian Army

British Indian Army regiments

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Akbar II mounted on an elephant (Print On Demand)

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Mughal Miniature Painting Rare Handmade Timur Equestrian Book Leaf Tamerlane Art |

Mughal Miniature Painting Rare Handmade Timur Equestrian Book Leaf Tamerlane Art

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Painting; Watercolour, An ayah in a blue choli carrying a china ewer and basin, Trichinopoly, ca. 1860 - ca. 1870. Museum Number 4660:2/(IS).

Cigarette Card - Greetings in Ceylon

Hignett's Cigarettes, "Greetings of the World" (issued in 1907) #2 Ceylon

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About 200 years ago in the early 1800's, there was an Anglo-Indian man, an adventurer, James Skinner, who commissioned portraits of people doing various jobs, fulfilling various roles, in India. When I lived in India from 1975 to 1985, many of these jobs continued, just as they had done for centuries and I feel, looking at these images, as if they are paintings of people I saw with my own eyes, doing the same things. Anyone who has traveled to India, and it's probably the same to this very…