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In Raja Deen Dayal's 19th-century albumen prints, discovering the Deccan's archaeological heritage
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In Raja Deen Dayal's 19th-century albumen prints, discovering the Deccan's archaeological heritage

An album of 58 albumen prints by Deen Dayal, originally commissioned for the Nizam of Hyderabad in 1888, is going under the hammer as a complete album at Mumbai-based auction house, Prinseps' first-ever live sale on 17 November.

A vintage collection of photographs of Indian maharajahs showcases the culture, customs of royalty of yore
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A vintage collection of photographs of Indian maharajahs showcases the culture, customs of royalty of yore

Capturing the pride and pageantry of Indian Maharajas, these images shot from 1864-1905, give intriguing insights into the distinctive culture, fashion, jewels and photographic styles which existed then.

Colonial India, as captured by master photographers, is focus of a new exhibition in Hyderabad
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Colonial India, as captured by master photographers, is focus of a new exhibition in Hyderabad

The 74 photographs that form a part of Spectacular: Cities and People in Hyderabad give a glimpse into the city planning, architecture, traditions and faith practised 1858 to the early-mid 1900s — at times a diversion, and at times strikingly similar to the times we live in now