Sculpture displays in front of the Indian Pavillion

[India] Sculpture displays in front of the Indian Pavillion. The Great Exhibition of 1851. Caption from The Illustrated London News. Image scan and text by Philip V. Allingham. [You may use this image without prior permission for any scholarly or educational purpose as long as you (1) credit the person who scanned the image and (2) link your document to this URL.]

Beating from the Chase — Indian Shawls — Kincob Silk — Fine Dacca Muslins: piece of 10 yards, 10 pounds, &c. — Embroidered Scarfs. Satan tempting Eve — The Jealousy of Medea — Satan Vanquished by the Archangel Michael. Marble Statue of Victory (Bauch, of Berlin); purchased by her Majesty — Indian Arms and Armour.

[Compare some of the decorative arts from South Asia on display

References

The Illustrated London News (6 March 1852): 1.


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