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Architecture in Dhawar and Mysore , 1866

MS. 23051 photogr. 58

Photographically-illustrated book containing landscape and architectural views of India. With historical text by Philip Meadows Taylor.


  • Creation: 1866


1 item

Language of Materials

  • English

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MS. 23051 photogr. 58

Former reference:

Wilson Centre Accession Number: 90:4142; Wilson Centre Accession Number 2: TC 257

Biographical / Historical

Thomas Biggs served in the Bombay Artillery from 1842. He was appointed photographer to the Bombay presidency in 1854. He was replaced by William Harry Pigou, a surgeon at the Bombay Medical Service and Calotypist. Little is known about A.C.B. Neill.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Purchased at Sotheby's UK, 26/04/1990, lot 16

Physical Facet

Albumen paper prints

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom