Delhi, Agra and Rajpootana by Eugene Clutterbuck Impey, 1860-1870
Photographically-illustrated book of scenes in Delhi, Agra, and Rajputana in India.
- Creation: 1860-1870
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MS. 23051 photogr. 74
Wilson Centre Accession Number: 99:6545; Wilson Centre Accession Number 2: TC 335
Biographical / Historical
Eugene Clutterbuck Impey was a soldier and administrator from a well-known colonial family. In 1858 he took up his first appointment as a political agent in the court of Alwar in north-eastern Rajasthan. During his five years there he photographed extensively, amassing material for a book of architectural and landscape scenes.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Purchased at Sotheby's USA, NYC, 06/10/1999
Albumen paper prints