India: Hindu temples on a hillside at Pune. Photograph by J. Taylor, 1881.
- Taylor, J. E. (John Edmund), active 1860-1885
- Part of
- Sketches in the Malay archipelago. Album of watercolours and photographs made and collected by J.E. Taylor.
About this work
A view from the hill of Parvati in the city of Pune (Poona). The temples are Hindu and form a cluster of Vishnu, Shiva, Parvati and Kartikswamy. The temples were built and consecrated in the 1750s in the reign of Balaji Bajirao Peshwa (1740-1761) who was the Prime Minister and de facto head of the Maratha empire
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album of watercolours and photographs
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