Freed Posted July 14, 2005 Report Share Posted July 14, 2005 A collection of rare sketches and photographs of Maharajah Duleep Singh "Maharajah Duleep Singh as a ten year old : an elusive but remarkable image from the dawn of photography - a calotype made in Lahore by the East India Company surgeon john McCosh on the eve of the Anglo-Sikh War (1848-49)" * Text and picture from The Maharajah's Box - Christy Campbell - HarperCollins - 2000 A Drawing by Queen Victoria of Duleep Singh and Prince Leopold. Duleep Singh is dressing the Prince in 'Sikh Dress' - Drawn at Osbourne House -Isle of Wight,UK - 1854 *From a sketchbook in The Royal Archives The Maharajah with Prince Arthur, son of Queen Victoria - Osbourne House Aug 24 1854 - A sketch by Queen Victoria *from Queen Victoria's Maharajah - Michael Alexander, Sushila Anand - Weidenfeld & Nicholson - 1980 Prince Alfred and Prince Arthur - Queen Victoria's sons, 1854 , wearing 'Sikh dresses' probably gifted by Duleep Singh - Alfred later became Duke of Edinburgh and Arthur became Duke of Connaught. * from The Unforgettable Maharajas, 150 years of photography - E Jaiwant Paul, Pramod Kapoor - Roli - 2003 Maharajah Duleep Singh on his Wedding Day - 9 June 1864 The Maharajah in 1877 - a signed photograph *from Queen Victoria's Maharajah Duleep Singh 1838 - 93 , Michael Alexander, Sushila Anand - 1980 0 Quote Link to comment Share on other sites More sharing options...
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