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view Brake, Brian PDP Given by John and Judith Hillelson 1959-12-31 1959-01-01 1959 (made) 'China', black and white photograph of a children in a Chinese school, Brian Brake, India, 1959 Height: 29.9 cm, Width: 20 cm Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H 58 2014-08-29T19:17:44.000Z 2014-08-29T19:17:44.000Z 21.7866 Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H, case X, shelf 909M 82.794762 Gelatin-silver print E.64-2003 e642003 O89703 Photograph true 'China', black and white photograph of a children in a Chinese school; the children rais their... India 2 VA china-photograph-brake-brian 2013-08-25T00:00:00.000Z China 1959 1959 view
view Brake, Brian PDP Given by John and Judith Hillelson 1959-12-31 1959-01-01 1959 (made) 'China', black and white photograph of a packed auditorium, Brian Brake, India, 1959 Height: 30 cm, Width: 20.5 cm Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H This picture was later published in the <font -u>Sunday Times Magazine</font -u>, 25 March 1962. 59 2014-08-29T19:17:44.000Z 2014-08-29T19:17:44.000Z 21.7866 Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H, case X, shelf 909M 82.794762 Gelatin-silver print E.63-2003 e632003 O89702 Photograph true 'China', black and white photograph of a packed auditorium; the audience are giving a standing... India 2 VA china-photograph-brake-brian 2013-08-25T00:00:00.000Z China 1959 1959 view
view Brake, Brian PDP Given by John and Judith Hillelson 1958-12-31 1958-01-01 1958 (made) 'The British in India', black and white photograph of preparations for a horse race or polo... Height: 20 cm, Width: 30 cm Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H 60 2014-08-29T19:17:44.000Z 2014-08-29T19:17:44.000Z 21.7866 Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H, case X, shelf 909M 82.794762 Gelatin-silver print E.62-2003 e622003 O89701 Photograph true 'The British in India', black and white photograph of preparations for a horse race or polo... India 2 VA the-british-in-india-photograph-brake-brian 2013-08-25T00:00:00.000Z The British in India 1958 1958 view
view Brake, Brian PDP Given by John and Judith Hillelson 1958-12-31 1958-01-01 1958 (made) 'The British in India', black and white photograph of a golf course, Brian Brake, India, 1958 Height: 20 cm, Width: 30 cm Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H 61 2014-08-29T19:17:45.000Z 2014-08-29T19:17:45.000Z 21.7866 Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H, case X, shelf 909M 82.794762 Gelatin-silver print E.61-2003 e612003 O89700 Photograph true 'The British in India', black and white photograph of a golf course; white men play golf while... India 2 VA the-british-in-india-photograph-brake-brian 2013-08-25T00:00:00.000Z The British in India 1958 1958 view
view Brake, Brian PDP Given by John and Judith Hillelson 1958-12-31 1958-01-01 1958 (made) 'The British in India', black and white photograph of people in a wooden carriage, Brian Brake,... Height: 20.3 cm, Width: 30 cm Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H 63 2014-08-29T19:17:46.000Z 2014-08-29T19:17:46.000Z 21.7866 Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H, case X, shelf 909M 82.794762 Gelatin-silver print E.60-2003 e602003 O89697 Photograph true 'The British in India', black and white photograph, of people in a wooden carriage; a boy hangs... India 2 VA the-british-in-india-photograph-brake-brian 2013-08-25T00:00:00.000Z The British in India 1958 1958 view
view SSEA Given by Elizabeth McKee 1875-12-31 1825-01-01 mid 19th century (Made) Child's cloak of silk and gold cloth from North India dating from the mid nineteenth century. 165 2014-08-29T19:18:31.000Z 2014-08-29T19:18:31.000Z 21.7866 In Storage 82.794762 Silk, gold cloth IS.79-2001 is792001 O62404 Cloak Cloak-shaped object in silk and gold cloth. India 3 cloak 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 1875 1825 view
view 2006ah2345 jpg s SSEA Given by Elizabeth McKee 1875-12-31 1825-01-01 mid 19th century (Made) Pair of child's trousers of silk and gold cloth from North India dating from the mid nineteenth... 176 2014-08-29T19:18:36.000Z 2014-08-29T19:18:36.000Z 21.7866 In Storage 82.794762 Silk, gold cloth IS.80-2001 is802001 O62405 Trousers Pair of trousers of silk and gold cloth. India 2006AH2345 3 trousers 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 1875 1825 view
view 2006ac5001 jpg s Bourne, Samuel Bourne, S, A Photographic journey through the Higher Himalayas, The British Journal of... SSEA 1863-12-31 1863-01-01 1863 (photographed) Height: 23.2 cm photograph, Width: 29.5 cm photographer, Height: 26.7 cm mount, Width: 33 cm mount This photograph was initially part of the photographic collection held in the National Art... 179 2014-08-29T19:18:37.000Z 2014-08-29T19:18:37.000Z 21.7866 In Storage 82.794762 signature and negative number in the bottom centre Albumen print from wet collodion glass negative 52:823 52823 O128754 Photograph This photograph is of the town of Simla taken from a high viewpoint. The viewer looks down the... India 2006AC5001 The negative made in 1863, this print made before March 1867 The British photographer Samuel Bourne arrived in India in January 1863. He travelled from... 3 simla-from-jakko-simla-photograph-bourne-samuel 2014-07-10T00:00:00.000Z wet collodion process Simla, from Jakko; Simla 1863 1863 view
view 2006ac7569 jpg s Bourne, Samuel Bourne, S, A Photographic journey through the Higher Himalayas, The British Journal of... SSEA 1866-12-31 1866-01-01 1866 (photographed) Width: 31.5 cm photographic print, Height: 18.5 cm photographic print, Width: 32.9 cm mount, Height: 26.7 cm mount Samuel Bourne wrote and published an account of his journey in which he mentions the places that... The photograph was initially part of the photographic collection held in the National Art... 196 2014-08-29T19:18:47.000Z 2014-08-29T19:18:47.000Z 21.7866 In Storage 82.794762 Signature and negative number in bottom right hand side. Albumen print from a wet collodion glass negative 53:085 53085 O107606 Photograph The photograph shows the Chandra river winding through a valley with a magnificent range of... India 2006AC7569 The negative was made in 1866. This print was made before March 1867. From July to December 1866 the English photographer Samuel Bourne toured part of the Himalayan... 3 the-chandra-valley-from-choto-photograph-bourne-samuel 2014-07-10T00:00:00.000Z wet collodion process The Chandra valley from Choto Shigri - Shigri Peaks in the Far Distance. 1866 1866 view
view Unknown Designs from Orissan Temples, published by A.Goswami, Calcutta, 1950. SSEA 1300-12-31 1200-01-01 13th Century (made) Mithuna, a pair of celestial lovers, black chlorite schist, Orissa, Eastern India, 13th century. Height: 12 in, Length: 6.5 in, Width: 3.625 in Purchased in 1949, from Ernest Schwaiger, son of the late Imre Schwaiger, who believed the piece... 210 2014-08-29T19:18:53.000Z 2014-08-29T19:18:53.000Z 21.7866 In Storage 82.794762 chlorite Black Chlorite-schist. IS.84-1949 is841949 O64362 Sculpture The rectangular slab is carved with an aedicule on a tri-partite pedestal which frames a pairs of... India 3 mithuna-couple-sculpture-unknown 2014-01-28T00:00:00.000Z carving Mithuna couple 1300 1200 view
view 2006aw3383 jpg s W. W. Hooper and Surgean G. Western Stronge, Susan (ed). The Arts of the Sikh Kingdoms, V&A Publications, London, 1999, Plate230. SSEA 1864-12-31 1855-01-01 ca. 1860 (made) A group of nine photographs from 'The Costumes and People of India'. Height: 18.6 cm image of the Sikh, Width: 12.2 cm image of the Sikh The Art of the Sikh Kingdoms (01/01/0003-25/07/1999) The photography of 'native types' began as early as 1848-9 with John McCosh's calotypes of Sikhs... This photograph group of photographs was probably part of a set of 'forty-five photographs of... 337 2014-08-29T19:19:42.000Z 2014-08-29T19:19:42.000Z 21.7866 In Storage 82.794762 paper, albumen Albumen prints 0932(IS) 0932is O72319 Photographs A group of nine portrait photographs showing different types of headgear all mounted together.... India 2006AW3383 W. W. Hooper and Surgean G. Western took a group of photographs of ‘native types’ of south India.... 3 the-costumes-and-people-of-photographs-w-w-hooper 2014-08-07T00:00:00.000Z The Costumes and people of India 1864 1855 view
view 2006at5550 jpg s Unknown SSEA 1850-12-31 1800-01-01 1800-1850 (made) Silver rosewater sprinkler with bulbous lower part, and tall slender neck, northern India, early... Height: 30.5 cm, Width: 11 cm, Depth: 11 cm 518 2014-08-29T19:20:41.000Z 2014-08-29T19:20:41.000Z 21.7866 In Storage 82.794762 Silver Raised silver, partly gilt and chased with ring-matted details 02633(IS) 02633is O18944 Rosewater sprinkler Silver rosewater sprinkler with bulbous lower part, and tall slender neck. Splayed foot with... India 2006AT5550 3 rosewater-sprinkler-unknown 2014-08-07T00:00:00.000Z gilding, chasing, raised 1850 1800 view
view 2006bf4331 jpg s Unknown J.Irwin and K.Brett, Origins of Chintz, London, 1970, cat.no.74, plate 73. Guy, J., and Swallow,... SSEA Given by Mrs E. A. Mauns 1685-12-31 1625-01-01 1625-1685 (made) Cover of painted and dyed cotton chintz, India, 1625-1685 Height: 245 cm, Width: 212 cm, Height: 97 in, Width: 83 in, Height: 109 cm selvedge to selvedge, Height: 43 in selvedge to selvedge, Weight: 6.28 kg The textile bears the Royal Stuart Coat of arms but it is not possible to determine whether it is... 553 2014-08-29T19:20:52.000Z 2014-08-29T19:20:52.000Z 21.7866 In Storage 82.794762 Royal Stuart Coat of Arms cotton Painted and dyed cotton chintz IS.21-1956 is211956 O18882 Cover Cover of painted and dyed cotton chintz. This furnishing piece has as its centrepiece the Stuart... India 2006BF4331 This bed-cover was cut down from a chintz hanging to fit a bed. The central motif is the Royal... 3 cover-unknown 2014-08-07T00:00:00.000Z Painted, dyed 1685 1625 view
view Unknown SSEA Given by Mr Frank Monaco 2002-12-31 1993-01-01 ca. 1998 (made) Hindu religious poster depicting mythological subject, India, ca. 1998. Height: 31.5 cm, Length: 44.5 cm 617 2014-08-29T19:21:11.000Z 2014-08-29T19:21:11.000Z 21.7866 In Storage 82.794762 printing ink Ink printed on paper. IS.73-1999 is731999 O11991 Popular prints A popular poster depicting Shiva as a young boy asleep on Mt. Kailsah. There are mountains inthe... India Mass produced Popular prints such as this are sold outside temples to pilgrims. They are souvenirs of their... 2 shiva-asleep-on-mount-kailash-popular-prints-unknown 2014-05-08T00:00:00.000Z printing Shiva asleep on Mount Kailash 2002 1993 view
view Kondiah Raju, C SSEA Given by Mr Frank Monaco 2002-12-31 1993-01-01 ca. 1998 (made) Hindu religious poster depicting mythological subject, India, ca. 1998. Height: 49 cm with the border, Width: 34 cm with the border. 618 2014-08-29T19:21:11.000Z 2014-08-29T19:21:11.000Z 21.7866 In Storage 82.794762 printing ink Ink printed on paper. IS.72-1999 is721999 O11990 Popular prints A popular poster depicting Vishu as Lord Venkateswara. He is adorned with flower garlands. His... India Kanchipuram, South India Mass produced Popular prints such as this are sold outside temples to pilgrims. They are souvenirs of their... 2 vishu-as-lord-venkateswara-popular-prints-kondiah-raju-c 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z printing Vishu as Lord Venkateswara 2002 1993 view
view 2006bl1678 jpg s Unknown SSEA Gift of Mr. John Goelet 1799-12-31 1750-01-01 second half 18th century (made) Paintings, Small Clive Album p. 3, based on European engravings, watercolour on paper, India,... Width: 20.0 cm includes all linear frames not borders, Height: 35.6 cm page, Width: 23.5 cm page, Height: 8.3 cm top lefh-hand original image, Width: 8.6 cm top left-hand original image, Height: 8.5 cm top right-hand painting, Width: 6.8 cm top right-hand painting, Height: 13.6 cm lower left-hand painting, Width: 8.6 cm lower left-hand painting, Height: 13.8 cm lower right-hand painting, Width: 8.9 cm lower right-hand painting, Height: 28.5 cm inner mount The lower right-hand painting relates to a <i>nim qalam</i> drawing ascribed to Basawan, c.1585,... This painting is part of the Small Clive Album which is thought to have been given by Shuja... 675 2014-08-29T19:21:30.000Z 2014-08-29T19:21:30.000Z 21.7866 In Storage 82.794762 Remains of a red stamp and additional ink spots paper, paint, opaque watercolour Painted in opaque watercolour on paper IS.48:2/A-1956 is482a1956 O84621 Painting Four small brush drawings in <i>nim qalam</i> based on European engravings pasted onto an album... India 2006BL1678 3 painting-unknown 2014-07-03T00:00:00.000Z Painted 1799 1750 view
view Unknown SSEA Given by Mr K. K. Maheshwari 2005-12-31 2005-01-01 2005 (made) Indian Film Poster of 'Maine Pyar Kyun Kiya', colour lithograph with two female characters on... Height: 100 cm, Length: 71 cm 861 2014-08-29T19:22:26.000Z 2014-08-29T19:22:26.000Z 21.7866 In Storage 82.794762 paper, printing ink Colour lithograph on paper IS.53-2006 is532006 O126218 Film poster Across the top of the poster is a banner which says" The best comedy of the year". Below the... India Mass produced The Indian film industry is the largest in the world, producing films which range from... 2 maine-pyar-kyun-kiya-film-poster-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z lithography Maine Pyar Kyun Kiya 2005 2005 view
view 2006ac5082 jpg s Bourne, Samuel Bourne, S, A Photographic journey through the Higher Himalayas, The British Journal of... SSEA 1863-12-31 1863-01-01 1863 (photographed) Height: 23.6 cm photograph, Width: 29.2 cm photograph, Height: 26.7 cm mount, Width: 33 cm mount This photograph was initially part of the photographic collection held in the National Art... 1492 2014-08-29T19:25:18.000Z 2014-08-29T19:25:18.000Z 21.7866 In Storage 82.794762 signature and negative number in bottom right hand corner Albumen print from wet collodion glass negative 52:822 52822 O128753 Photograph This photograph is of the mountainous landscape of Simla. Visible through the trees are the ... India 2006AC5082 The negative was made in 1863, this print was made before March 1867 The British photographer Samuel Bourne arrived in India in January 1863. He travelled from... 3 simla-simla-from-prospect-hill-photograph-bourne-samuel 2014-07-10T00:00:00.000Z wet collodion process Simla; Simla, from Prospect Hill 1863 1863 view
view 2006ac5068 jpg s Bourne, Samuel Bourne, S, A Photographic journey through the Higher Himalayas, The British Journal of... SSEA 1863-12-31 1863-01-01 1863 (photographed) Height: 23.4 cm photograph, Width: 29.5 cm photograph, Height: 26.6 cm mount, Width: 33 cm mount This photograph was initially part of the photographic collection held in the National Art... 1495 2014-08-29T19:25:19.000Z 2014-08-29T19:25:19.000Z 21.7866 In Storage 82.794762 Signature and negative number in bottom right hand corner Albumen print from wet collodion glass negative 52:821 52821 O128752 Photograph This photograph shows the house of the Viceroy set in the hills of Simla. There are other houses... India 2006AC5068 The negative was made in 1863, this print was made before March 1867 The British photographer Samuel Bourne arrived in India in January 1863. He travelled from... 3 peterhoff-residence-of-the-viceroy-photograph-bourne-samuel 2014-07-10T00:00:00.000Z wet collodion process Peterhoff, residence of the Viceroy, Simla; Simla 1863 1863 view
view 2006ac5030 jpg s Bourne, Samuel Bourne, S, A Photographic journey through the Higher Himalayas, The British Journal of... SSEA 1863-12-31 1863-01-01 1863 (photographed) Height: 23.6 cm photograph, Width: 28.8 cm photograph, Height: 26.6 cm mount, Width: 33 cm mount This photograph was initially part of the photographic collection held in the National Art... 1496 2014-08-29T19:25:20.000Z 2014-08-29T19:25:20.000Z 21.7866 In Storage 82.794762 Signature and negative number in bottom left hand corner Albumen print from wet collodion glass negative 52:820 52820 O128751 Photograph This photograph is of the mountainous landscape of Simla. There is an European house on the left... India 2006AC5030 The negative was made in 1863, this print was made before March 1867 The British photographer Samuel Bourne arrived in India in January 1863. He travelled from... 3 simla-from-boileaugunge-simla-photograph-bourne-samuel 2014-07-10T00:00:00.000Z wet collodion process Simla, from Boileaugunge; Simla 1863 1863 view