EMF India album
Contains 57 Results:
Photograph taken from across the path, of the entrances to several caves. In some, support pillars are visible carved in the hillside. One has an elaborately carved (into the hillside) entrance doorway.
Photograph showing part of the forecourt. Some pillared porches, carved stone exterior decoration, and part of the steps up to one entranceway are visible.
Photograph of the interior of the Sivaite cave. A square doorway is on the left with steps leading up to it, and numerous large square columns with urn-ike capitals support the ceiling.
Photograph of the tomb of Iltutmish, similar to EMF/27X/5 but from a different angle. A corner of the highly decorated courtyard walls and a door are visible behind.
Photograph taken in the interior of the fort showing the white marble room with floral dado and a broad, shallow carved square stone basin set into the middle of the floor.
Photograph taken from the roof of the palace showing part of the platform, a covered bench and part of a covered open-air viewing platform. The Taj Mahal is visible far in the distance across a plain.
'Agra. Palace of white marble in the Fort. Throne. Hall of Audience behind. On the Bastion. Palace of the Queens. Moghul. Shah Jahan', 1912
'Detail of Queens' Palace. Coloured inlay - Italian? Behind, recesses for lamps +ct [etc.], and naturalistic reliefs of flowers with Chinese clouds', 1912
Photograph showing several stone columns of narrow rectangular cross-section, heavily carved. At several points there are 2 steps leading from the lower level (?a courtyard) to the higher level (roofed).
Exterior photograph of the polygonal entrance building (Buland Darwaza) on a round man-made stepped platform. The wall behind is visible, as are some adjacent trees.
Exterior photograph of an entrance doorway to the Jama Masjid with its adjacent colonnade, taken in the courtyard. A sunken square fountain in the courtyard appears in the middle of the photograph.
'Fathpur Sikri. Central bay of mosque with niche and pulpit. Elaborate and delicate colour scheme', 1912
Photograph showing a slightly raised platform in the corner of a courtyard, with a tomb and small square carved-stone monument on it. The covered open-air cloister is visible behind the platform.
Photograph of three large and very similar stone figures carved completely out of the rock wall. A stone edifice runs along the front of them with doorways through which the legs of each figure can be seen. A smaller figure is carved at one end of the edifice.