Friday, August 29, 2014

Weir



Weir
Glasgow









Helsby y Ca
Artists Fotograficos
Valparaiso and Liverpool





Chute and Brooks



Chute and Brooks
Calle 25 de Mayo
300
Montevideo



Livernois



J. E. Livernois
Quebec




Richebourg



Richebourg
Photograhe
Quai de l'Horloge
Paris



Saturday, August 23, 2014

India



India 
photographer not known


Sikandra, Tomb of Mughal emperor Akbar (reigned 1556-1605). The construction was initiated by Akbar but completed by his son, then the emperor Jahangir, in 1613.


 
 Inside of the tomb of Mughal emperor Akbar showing the marble sarcophagus


Agra, Itimad-ud-Daulah, tomb of Mirza Ghiyas Beg, Chief Minister of the Mughal emperor Jahangir, father of Nur Jahan; completed in 1626.


Taj Mahal
The white marble mausoleum located in Agra was built by Mughal emperor Shah Jahan in memory of his third wife, Mumtaz Mahal. Construction began around 1632 and was completed around 1653.

 
  Agra, Taj Mahal



Agra, Jama Masjid, commissioned by the Mughal emperor Shah Jahan, (reigned 1628-1658), completed in 1648.


 
interior of the Taj Mahal



interior of the Taj Mahal








interior of the Taj Mahal




Detail of one of the walls.
 Agra, Itimad-ud-Daulah, tomb of Mirza Ghiyas Beg, Chief Minister of the Mughal emperor Jahangir, father of Nur Jahan; completed in 1626.



Jain Temple, Delhi


Jain Temple, Delhi




Font







Monday, July 28, 2014

Friday, June 20, 2014

SLADE, R.



R. Slade
Cheltenham






JOYNER, J



J. Joyner
Cheltenham





Thursday, May 22, 2014



Adelaide Photo. Co
corner of Pitt & Park Streets
Sydney
Mr Russell, Manager





below - this photograph by Lomer's of Sydney may show the same man as in the photograph above.





Saturday, February 22, 2014

Robinson, Henry Peach





Henry Peach Robinson

Leamington/Tunbridge Wells

born 9 July 1830, Ludlow, Shropshire 
died 21 February 1901, Royal Tunbridge Wells, Kent

























































































































H. P. Robinson and Son
Redhill and Guildford
Henry Peach Robinson and  Ralph Winwood Robinson





above and below - A cabinet card by Robinson and Cherrill circa 1867-1868.
reverse inscribed - "2 elder children of the Hon. W. P. M. & Lady Emma Talbot".
Charles Stanley Chetwynd-Talbot (b. 31 Jan 1862, d. 20 Oct 1890) and Cecil Emma Chetwynd-Talbot (b. 6 Apr 1864, d. 26 Jan 1934). These are the two elder children of Colonel Hon. Sir Wellington Patrick Manvers Chetwynd-Talbot and Lady Emma Charlotte Stanley, daughter of Edward Geoffrey Smith-Stanley, 14th Earl of Derby, three times Prime Minister of the United Kingdom.