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Old March 31st, 2010, 07:47 PM   #1
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Old paintings and photos of Indian cities

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Dwarka (1830)

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Dwarka (1860)


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Overview of Delhi before the siege of 1857 (cllick to enlarge)

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Chandni Chowk, Delhi (1815)

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Chandni Chowk, Delhi (1841)

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Chandi Chowk, Delhi (date unknown)


Delhi (1846)











Red Fort Diwan-i-Khas with Shamiana (1817)


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Thiruvananthapuram (1895)

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Jaipur (1905)

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Jaipur (date unknown)


Jaipur (1910)


Jaipur (1872)


Jaipur (1896)

http://www.bl.uk/onlinegallery/onlin...u00032000.html

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Agra (1858)

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Old April 1st, 2010, 05:10 PM   #6
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Tanjore (1869)


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Tanjore (1778)

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Tanjore (1858)

http://www.bl.uk/onlinegallery/onlin...u00003000.html

Tanjore (1868)

http://www.bl.uk/onlinegallery/onlin...u00032000.html

Tanjore (1869)

http://www.bl.uk/onlinegallery/onlin...u00001000.html

Tanjore (1928)

http://www.oldindianphotos.in/search...&by-date=false

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Datia (1869)

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Patna (1814)

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Patna (1795)

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Old April 1st, 2010, 05:42 PM   #9
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amazing paintings..
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Old April 1st, 2010, 05:57 PM   #10
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Mathura (1814)


Mathura (1903)

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Mathura (1878)

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Mathura (1860)

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Mathura (1803)

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Hardwar (1878)

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Hardwar (1840)


Hardwar (1837)


Hardwar (1860)

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Southern cities seem so colourful and vibrant.
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^All the paintings are from North India
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Mysore, Trivandrum, Tanjore in North? anyway, I said Southern because I had an impression Southern cities didn't have much construction, except few temples in that particular century.
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Varanasi (1765)

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Varanasi (1804)

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Varanasi (1831)

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Varanasi (1789)

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Varanasi (1814)

http://www.bl.uk/onlinegallery/onlin...u00000000.html

Varanasi (1790)

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Varanasi (1795)

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Kota (1832)

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Kota (1902)

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Junagadh(1895)

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Junagadh (1895)

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Maheshwar, Indore (1842)
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Jind (1815)


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Amritsar (1825)


Amritsar (??)


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