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View of Caves, Ajunta (sic)
View of Caves, Ajunta (sic)
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View of Caves, Ajunta (sic)
"General View of Caves, Ajunta (sic)"; Ajanta is a village in the hills of central Maharashtra, central India. The area contains 30 caves, the earliest dating from 200 B.C. to 200 A.D which comprise halls and dormitories with walls covered with fresco paintings. The caves were discovered in 1817 and excavated by Buddhists.
1844
Guildhall Art Gallery
Permanent Collection
Dibdin, Thomas Colman (1810-1893)
Dibdin, Thomas Colman (1810-1893)
Weale, John (1791-1862)
From a sketch by James Fergusson. Acquired: Presented / Source: Miss Helen Guiterman / Received: 1985
lithograph
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56cms
35cms
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