EMF India album
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Khajuraho temples, 1912
Exterior photograph of ?2 temples and a platform in front of them.
Khajuraho temples - detail, 1912
Photograph of detail of stone wall showing 3 layers of carved figured friezes and decorative courses above and below.
Khajuraho temples - detail, 1912
Photograph of detail of stone wall showing 3 layers of carved figured friezes which appear to be on 2 sides of each of 3 conjoined supporting pillars.
'Khajrao. Bull - as vehicle of Shiva', 1912
Photograph of a stone statue of a supine bull. The statue is on a plinth within an open-sided, roofed temple and the photograph was taken from within the temple.
'Khajraho. Boar incarnation of Vishnu', 1912
Photograph of a stone statue of a standing boar. The statue is within an open-sided, roofed temple and the photograph is taken from outside the temple.
'Sanchi. Gate of the Tope. Buddhist', 1912
Photograph showing the full height of the stone gate and part of the roof behind.
'Sanchi detail. Tree worship', 1912
Photograph showing the lower half of a gate pillar featuring two different relief carvings, each being a scene with crowds of people worshipping a tree.
'Sanchi. Detail', 1912
Photograph showing the lower half of a gate pillar, featuring three relief carvings which appear to be urban scenes of festival. One features two elephants with riders, one features a horse with rider.
'Udaipur. Island Palace', 1912
Photograph of the palace taken from across the lake.
'[Udaipur] City Palace - 15th cent[ury] seg[ment]', 1912
Photograph taken from a height, showing the entrance gate, with people standing in the approach road.
'Chitor. Tower of Victory. Jain', 1912
Photograph showing the ruins of a 6-stage tower with an open-sided roomat the top, at Chittorgarh.
Photograph of the river and riverside buildings, taken from the riverside. People are sitting and crouched on the landing engaged in various activities.
'Benares. Gate of the NepaleseTemple', 1913
Photograph of the entrance door and two adjoining decorated panels, with stone statues of lions flanking the stairs up to the door. Also known as the Kathwala temple.
'Sarnath detail from Tope. Buddhist', 1913
Photograph showing part of a decorated wall of the Dhamek Stupa at Sarnath. Bands of geometric and floral patterns are carved in relief on the stones.
'Muttra from the Jumna', 1913
Mathura waterfront. Three open-sided gazebos with onion-dome tops are visible.
'Brindaban. Red sandstone temple to Gobind Dev-ji. 15th cent[ury]. Interior next page' , 1913
Photograph of the exterior of the Govind Dev Ji temple, Jaipur.
Govind Dev Ji temple, interior , 1913
Photograph of the interior of the Govind Dev Ji temple.
'Amritsar. Sikh temple - marble and gilt - in the Tank of Immortality. Anglo-Indian Clock Tower', 1913
Photograph of the temple from across the water. Buildings on both sides are visible.
'Amber - deserted Capital of Jaipur. Fort red, palace white, water green, hill grey. 17th cent[ury]', 1913
Photograph taken from an elevated position showing the hillside palace and hilltop fort, with a large water feature below.
'Amber. Hall and Court in the Palace', 1913
Photograph taken from under a verandah and across a colonnade of (4) black and (4) white columns, showing the court and building facade on the far side.
'Jodhpur. Fort', 1913
Photograph showing the approach road and the fort.
'Mount Abu. Dilwarra Temple. Detail of cieling [sic]. Jain. 1250. Marble', 1913
Photograph showing one full section and parts of the two adjoining sections of the inside of a domed polygonal ceiling. The capitals of the columns are visible and several of the full figures carved on the ceiling are visible.
'Aurangabad. Gate into city. 18th cent[ury]?', 1913
Photograph of a stone approach bridge (four of its arches are visible) over a dry watercourse in which two men are standing. The head and one arm of a turbanned third man are in the foreground. The gateway is arched, surmonted by a castellated parapet, and flanked by two low domed towers with spires. The gate is open.
'Dowlatabad. Fort; Turkish minaret of grey stone' , 1913
Photograph with a wall in the foreground, a minaret on the right in the middle distance and a hill surmounted by buildings in the distance.
'Dowlatabad from the Ellora road' , 1913
Photograph of the approach road with the fort in the distance. In the foreground an Indian stands at one side of the road, looking at the camera. In the distance the minaret is visible over the trees.