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#InternationalArchaeologyDay. From @bonhams1793, 12th century sandstone stele from #CentralIndia of 'A Cow suckling… https://t.co/fQHSllPpIgFrom @britishlibrary, a rare 1882 photo by Nicholas & Co of interior of the south #Gopura of #Ramalingeshvara Templ… https://t.co/HCx7HQScKC @iamrana @virsanghvi @mohd_ridakhan @SoDelhi Saturday lunch at #Karims #JamaMasjid #ChandniChowk #Delhi. #delhi6https://t.co/4joMukNfgE
10/19
2019
Rained heavily in #Dalhousie #Chamba last night. From @NtlMuseumsScot, c1780 #Pahari painting by #Nainsukh or… https://t.co/Oy3ZN7QfHA
10/18
2019
And this too... @OjasArt @chiraghdelhi https://t.co/MB6ysGc0jiCome one come all, #Heritage lovers! #ShahpurJatAutumnFestival is here. #ShahpurJat, the urban village in #NewDelhihttps://t.co/3AY6sS0mUS @DalrympleWill @dpanikkar @iamrana @JAJafri @IndiaArtHistory @ResearchLife92 Today is @UN mandated… https://t.co/lCDoxldiVC
10/17
2019
#WorldFoodDay (#FAO) today. From @V_and_A c1780 #Pahari painting from #Guler or #Basohli #HimachalPradesh by artist… https://t.co/l25sbpBVf6
10/16
2019
An 1858 wood engraving of the #Baoli near #OldDelhi #Delhi. From @ExploreWellcome, this image appeared in The Illus… https://t.co/SqJoPpN0HRBorn #OnThisDay at #Umarkot #Pakistan #Mughal Emperor #Akbar in 1542 ad. From @V_and_A #AbulFazl's 1590 #Akbarnama,… https://t.co/UpE8JrLS3z
10/15
2019
@DalrympleWill #Pahari painting from #Guler or #Mandi #HimachalPradesh attributed to artist #Chhaju, c1800 sold by… https://t.co/6HHxWFeKtH
10/14
2019
@DalrympleWill @dpanikkar @iamrana @JAJafri From @ArtGalleryofNSW an 1770 #CompanySchool #CompanyPainting from… https://t.co/zCUY51yCbb
10/13
2019
1802 engraving of #ShoreTemple at #Mamallapuram #Mahabalipuram by artist George Chinnery (1774-1832), now with… https://t.co/fILVO4JabS @DalrympleWill @dpanikkar @JAJafri From @AshmoleanMuseum a 1620 #Mughal painting of "Two Mynah Birds". Declared as… https://t.co/59FQA7HOqk
10/12
2019
Bought fish from #CRPark market, #Delhi #NewDelhi. From @ExploreWellcome an 1800's #CompanySchool #CompanyPaintinghttps://t.co/4GZ0Z34A6v#InternationalDayoftheGirlChild #InternationalGirlChildDay #InternationalDayoftheGirl Daughters are special. This… https://t.co/FH2cHN7SiO
10/11
2019
@IndiaHistorypic @RealHistoryPic @GabbbarSingh @Roflindian @fakingnews @RoflGandhi_ @NorinderMudi @MarendraModi A v… https://t.co/Dsi1FWTUKC @SVOjha @britishlibrary @RoliBooks @PiyuK @IndiaArtHistory @DalrympleWill @JAJafri @chaarulataa @VaishaliNarkarhttps://t.co/UUuvLRcbF5Just got up and am as famished as #Ravan's brother #Kumbhkaran. From @britishlibrary's fabled 'Mewar Ramayan', book… https://t.co/gwoj5LZGmt
10/10
2019
@DalrympleWill @dpanikkar @JAJafri From @V_and_A, c1830, #Ragmala painting, probably of 'Kalyan Ragini' #Raag, from… https://t.co/tXtUSg5zIB @DalrympleWill 9th October is #WorldPostDay. A 1780 AD #Ragmala #Pahari painting from #Kangra #HimachalPradesh 'Lad… https://t.co/wdMHjYCWWM
10/9
2019
@DalrympleWill @iamrana From @britishlibrary, a page from the beautiful '#Mewar #Ramayan', produced in 1649 AD. Thi… https://t.co/Ubz9kqiwbg#justasking #DussehraContest If Ravana gets a headache, how many Aspirins he needs to have? 1 or 10? #HappyDussehrahttps://t.co/Q9quv1Xq8c
10/8
2019
Chivalry is not dead! And, I am so relieved. From @ChiswickAuct, 19th century painting from #Jodhpur #Rajasthan, 'A… https://t.co/zEuLL6DhGO
10/7
2019
Festival season & enjoying music being played...all sorts. Even a #Qawali. Painted by #GhulamAliKhan in 1825 for… https://t.co/rboaSYs7VP @DalrympleWill @dpanikkar @iamrana Festive season begins. Jam packed roads & overcrowded markets. Guess, I'd rather… https://t.co/3KozCTESKn
10/6
2019
@ProsaicView We #Punjabi Hindus are most marginalised people. Here I am, starving myself to death during #Navratrihttps://t.co/kaZSO84hWE#WorldTeachersDay. From #DavidCollection, 17thC #Aurangabad #Deccan painting "Making of Books', an account of sever… https://t.co/dZzRbzAiQG
10/5
2019
@550yrsGuruNanak @capt_amarinder A 1930 color poster of #NankanaSahib. The artwork was done by artist A R Acott. By… https://t.co/XFHLdSFWLV'The Princess of West falls in Love with Prince of East' As I attend a #IndoBritish wedding here's @britishlibraryhttps://t.co/qPOvDNKcR9
10/4
2019
Cary Welch collection auctioned by @Sothebys on 6th April,2011 fetched over £2 mIllion against an estimate of £20-3… https://t.co/P38c5aWFBKSold by @Sothebys to @AgaKhanMuseum, this rare iconographic 'Emaciated Horse Harassed by Birds' c1650 painting from… https://t.co/pUyryjqLjj
10/3
2019
Classic #Indian art from collection of @LACMA c1640 #Pahari painting from #Bilaspur, #HimachalPradesh, 'Lady receiv… https://t.co/mblqAWcASE#InternationalDayOfNonViolence is observed worldwide to commemorate #GandhiJayanti 1969 painting by #MFHussain(… https://t.co/j6AhUG9s20
10/2
2019
#InternationalDayOfOlderPersons today, @metmuseum, c1615 #MughalArt from a Muraqqa of #Mughal Emperor #ShahJahan. S… https://t.co/AfDEtRBx9u
10/1
2019
Lastly here, a a multi religious group of: 1. #Hindu Sanyasi of #Shiva order. 2. #Sikh warrior 3. #Muslim Kasuri,… https://t.co/NEZNkIHpRQLastly, some of the rulers from #Tazkirat_Al_Umara: 1. Nawab Dalil Khan of #Bahawalpur 2. Bhai Udai Singh of… https://t.co/Q3oS7FGF70#Skinner did full justice to all professions, even going to the extent of documenting 'A Professional Thief' Guess,… https://t.co/ElXsrRyhIDSome other interesting occupations included are: 1. A Vaishya Money Lender. 2. An Astrologer. 3. A Bear Keeper with… https://t.co/Cz1vEopXYSThis book gives a wonderful insight into many occupations and casts which have disappeared, like this one if 'A Dak… https://t.co/7I5FQtjlmZ#Tashrih_Al_Aqvam & #Tazkirat_Al_Umara were dedicated to Sir John Malcolm (1769-1833), historian & soldier of… https://t.co/oVx0mXERne#Tazkirat_Al_Umara contains the ONLY female portrait in the manuscript and is of the Rani of Raja Rup Singh of Rada… https://t.co/wUYLCylVyv @iamrana Illustrated by a number of artists from #Delhi under the guidance of master artist #GhulamAliKhan, this bo… https://t.co/Vi9xo7DA1uThis book contains 39 #CompanyPainting of the upper class of people, the Princely Families. Like this 'Good likelin… https://t.co/k9SrPLGy2cWe start the day with "A Barber' The book contains 110 paintings & is "An Account of Origins & Occupations of some… https://t.co/thf2Soxc3zPart 2: #Tazkirat_Al_Umara (1830). While #Tashrih_Al_Aqvam covered ordinary people of #India, this book by Col Jame… https://t.co/nVBcFfUBqWPart 1: #Tashrih_Al_Aqvam (1825). An outstanding book cum album of #CompanyPainting by Col James #Skinner (1784-184… https://t.co/YbebzA5bZL
9/30
2019
On #WorldHeartDay today, 1764 #CompanySchool #CompanyPainting from @V_and_A By artist #DipChand, probably of 2nd… https://t.co/4yYCwIhQ14
9/29
2019
While waiting for traffic signal to turn green, encountered sight of children performing acrobatics for money. Remi… https://t.co/OQeQSd51LvToday's object of desire is a 100 carat 17th cent. #Mughal "Cross Pendant with 5 Spinels" from @AlexisRenardArt. Th… https://t.co/Urwmg3NzdO
9/28
2019
@iamrana On #WorldTourismDay today & as we await return of @DalrympleWill back home in #Delhi, a1780 #Pahari paint… https://t.co/lEs2BEaxHnGood morning tweet from #DavidCollection. This c1750 #MughalArt influenced painting of "A Prince with his Beloved"… https://t.co/pyRSrZ1o2Y
9/27
2019
Exquisite c1600 #Mughal painting from #Akbar's court of "Majnun in Wilderness" now, @artsmia. Written by #Persian p… https://t.co/BVgILxDbYb @DalrympleWill @katherineschof8 Wah! From @ChristiesInc this c1750 #Pahari painting from #Jasrota #Gulerhttps://t.co/Y4auQ3YNAB
9/26
2019
From #ImpeyAlbum, this 1777 #CompanySchool #CompanyPainting of "Rufos Treepie & Caterpillar on Branch" by artist… https://t.co/sYDjHh0Xz5An example of International Trade. Colorless #European Venetian Glass was brought to #India by #Arab traders where… https://t.co/F9uigsaMgZ
9/25
2019
Today, crossing #Yamuna River, #Delhi to #Noida, I saw this is not a #River but a filthy drain now. So, a c1718 pai… https://t.co/2p8EDvXdLV @sanjayuvacha Indo American friendship is not new. Indian PM attracting large audience is not new. Indian PM addre… https://t.co/6eYfbcTrlIBuilt,1650 by wife of #Mughal Emperor #ShahJahan, Fatehpuri Begum, #Fatehpuri #Masjid #Delhi was sold to Lala Chuni… https://t.co/jZvRA9Eg6d @DalrympleWill @iamrana @dpanikkar Tuesday morning prayers! From @metmuseum, c1640 #Pahari painting from #Mandihttps://t.co/9uBwjIA1Hf
9/24
2019
From @MFAH #Houston,c1700 #kotah #Rajasthan #Mughal painting of an elegantly dressed woman in #European styled vel… https://t.co/YlgALIucK7My favourite #travelphotography taken using flashless camera, deep inside a coal mine, on a moonless night when ele… https://t.co/xD1CiaMMQ9From @MFAH, #Houston, 17th century #Mughal gem set bottle made of #Gold with #Diamonds #Emeralds and #Rubies. Of ou… https://t.co/KCjtEFrxcz
9/23
2019
Back in #Delhi, to an amazing weather. Cool, dry air & Air Conditioners are out. Fans are in, but not like this c19… https://t.co/zg9Nc5btsM
9/22
2019
#Ashwamedha (Vedic Horse Sacrifice) 1805 #Pahari painting from #Kangra #HimachalPradesh (Art market) "#Lav & #Kushhttps://t.co/8ieE9tYvl8Hard to imagine but, this really was an Ambulance!! Courtesy: @ExploreWellcome. From a 1910, (probably #Bangalore)… https://t.co/dnmJ7RSKoV
9/19
2019
No, No, @DalrympleWill No! It wasn't a good idea to say home. Forget #Hookah, I ended up doing all the household ch… https://t.co/YQUwtd1NXk @DalrympleWill @JAJafri @dpanikkar I am on leave today and will spend the day today as this gentleman did. From… https://t.co/X4XvBCsorK
9/18
2019
Today I got my pillows aired on machine. But, not so 100's of years ago.This c1770 #CompanySchool #CompanyPaintinghttps://t.co/YObB0MkxssThis painting by Maqbool Fida Hussain done in 1978 was auctioned by @Sothebys on September06, 2019. Titled 'Mera Na… https://t.co/DnyDRtqUcWFrom @FreerSackler @smithsonian this c1730 painting of "A Green-winged Teal" by unknown #Indian artist.… https://t.co/yq0xkqzHX9
9/16
2019
@DalrympleWill A beauty from #DavidCollection, c1760 by #Mughal artist #MirKalanKhan of #Lucknow "Lovers in a Lands… https://t.co/s2X9Ajpesj
9/15
2019
#AmazonRainforest #AmazonFires are still on @DalrympleWill,c1790 #Pahari painting by #Fattu of #Gulerhttps://t.co/UndTu4BPcB#Delhi falls #OTD in 1857 to the forces of #EastIndiaCompany. 300 years of #Mughal rule comes to an end and begins… https://t.co/HeKwtJjPzu
9/14
2019
@DalrympleWill c1775 #Pahari painting from #Kangra #HimachalPradesh now in @ClevelandArt "Bharat & Shatrughan set o… https://t.co/9eqFpfByMW @DalrympleWill @dpanikkar @iamrana From #MintoAlbum now with @CBL_Dublin, c1616 painting of #Mughal Emperor… https://t.co/WLS9qYrB9E
9/13
2019
How much rainfall this #Monsoon in #Delhi? Excessively humid but no rainfall, your majesty! From @ChiswickAuct late… https://t.co/SgYeWIvFGa
9/12
2019
#WorldSuicidePreventionDay #Jauhar or, mass #Suicide used to be performed by women of cities about to fall in a war… https://t.co/ODGhQNwik4
9/10
2019
@DalrympleWill @iamrana #Radhashtami today, is the Birthday of Radha. Painted by #Fattu of #Guler #HimachalPradesh,… https://t.co/zWLdnXpeI2
9/6
2019
#TeachersDay2019 From @ClevelandArt this 150-200 AD statute of Kushan era #Buddha from #Gandhara, #Pakistan The gr… https://t.co/XBfXl8s1UR
9/5
2019
@DalrympleWill @iamrana @mukhoty @sanjayuvacha A #Pahari painting from #Guler #HimachalPradesh now in… https://t.co/ANdoasF2a8Why it has stopped raining in #Delhi? It is unbearably sultry. Wish someone plays the Megh Rag & bring back the rai… https://t.co/gXBCYzxyxT
9/4
2019
Bullseye! Posthumous painting of Maharana Ari Singh of #Udaipur #Mewar #Rajasthan (r1761-1773), "Deer Hunting" Note… https://t.co/J5fT50UBQWDescribed as 'Lacking in Refinement typical of #MughalArt', I find this #painting amazing as it records #History of… https://t.co/Rv2wTkXff9
9/3
2019
@iamrana @Soofinama @IslamicLandmark @DilliKiRanaiyan From @SomersetAndWood this rare mica 19th century… https://t.co/EDyeggoRvF#HappyGaneshChaturthi #GanpatiBappaMorya #GanapatiBappaMorya "The Holy Family" c1780 #Pahari painting from #Kangrahttps://t.co/vHwEj3ME6X
9/2
2019
Interesting piece of information. #EastIndiaCompany civil service officer #WilliamFraser, who had close contacts wi… https://t.co/EAi7NWUThj
9/1
2019
Breakdown of #Mughal empire led many artists to migrate to other parts of India, proving beneficial to #Marwarhttps://t.co/t6hH8qd9qjFrom @metmuseum, c1650 page from a #Malwa #MadhyaPradesh dispersed #BhagavataPurana, #Krishna & Balram fight evil K… https://t.co/9qo4kE7J20
8/31
2019
I went to the 'Bar'. Since there was no place to sit, sat on the 'Bench' to enjoy my #OldMonk beer. Yes, beer. Not… https://t.co/gkcGYRNfdbFrom Museum of Asian Art, Berlin (Museum für Asiatische Kunst), this colourful 1765 painting from #Murshidabad, "Th… https://t.co/foQqdqAuMNFrom @SDMA, this c1835 painting from #Marwar #Rajasthan, "Thakur Sardar Singh hunts Boars". While big cat hunting… https://t.co/snfNJbHO5k
8/30
2019
Ikhlas Khan was an African #Habshi (Abyssinian) who ruled #Bijapur #Deccan as the Prime Minister to the young Sulta… https://t.co/hUwEYKbY46Reminds me of my college day joke. Why Crompton Greaves? Because: Bombay Dyeing Why is Bombay Dyeing? Because: Ray… https://t.co/gkyEhHXN2Q#NationalSportsDay is celebrated on 29th August on the Birth Anniversary of #Hockey legend #DhyanChand (born 1905).… https://t.co/MlE7Gt5LaK
8/29
2019
@DalrympleWill @JAJafri @iamrana #Horse yes, #Camel #Elephant #Donkey #Buffalo #Cow etc, all yes too. Even my dad'… https://t.co/KZtJ7i2oWv
8/28
2019
From Joe & Helen Darion estate auctioned by @RagoAuctions C1800 #Kishangarh #Rajasthan painting of "Yaksha challen… https://t.co/1LmfbnJtr7A vibrant c1800 painting from North #India of 'A Mystic Praying on a Terrace" sold by @RagoAuctions from the estat… https://t.co/t35FzodcH8
8/27
2019
#CompanySchool #Art #CompanyPainting This is how an officer of Calcutta Police looked in 1840's. Attributed to arti… https://t.co/pxzzXvxHrd
8/26
2019
A wonderful & thought provoking article from Group Capt (Retd) Parvez Mahmood of #PakistanAirForce. MUST read & sha… https://t.co/YskWASLbm2
8/25
2019

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