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Untitled (Benares)

c.1792

Robert Hyde Colebrooke

From the collection

Title

Untitled (Benares)

Date

c.1792

Description

Benares; view of the city from the water, buildings behind a fortified wall on the right, minarets and the domed roofs of a mosque at centre, figures standing on steps near the water's edge, a boat carrying cargo in the left foreground. Pen and black ink, with grey wash and watercolour.
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Location

Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh, India

Country

Continent

Location Accuracy

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