Camelry from Alwar

Camelry from Alwar by Mortimer Menpes. 1903. Watercolor. “They carry the ancient swivel guns — brightly polished metal guns — which shine so brightly that one can see them from a distance.” Source: The Durbar, facing p. 26. Click on image to enlarge it.

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Menpes, Mortimer. The Durbar. Text by Dorothy Menpes. London: Adam & Charles Black, 1903. Internet Archive version of a copy in the University of California at Los Angeles Library. Web. 27 May 2017.

Last modified 27 May 2017