Government NWP, Allahabad, 1875


The J. Paul Getty Museum

The J. Paul Getty Museum
Los Angeles, United States

Group portrait of several Caucasian men, women, and children. Also visible is a native man dressed in a military uniform, standing to the right of the image. The subjects pose against a background of three arches of a stone building. Seated in the front row center, holding a cane, is Sir William Muir, lieutenant-governor of the North-Western Provinces (NWP).


  • Title: Government NWP, Allahabad, 1875
  • Creator: Unknown
  • Date Created: 1875
  • Location Created: Allahabad, India
  • Physical Dimensions: 18.9 × 30.3 cm (7 7/16 × 11 15/16 in.)
  • Type: Print
  • External Link: Find out more about this object on the Museum website.
  • Medium: Albumen silver print
  • Terms of Use: Open Content
  • Number: 2007.26.206.36
  • Culture: British
  • Credit Line: The J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles, Partial gift from the Wilson Centre for Photography
  • Creator Display Name: Unknown
  • Classification: Photographs (Visual Works)

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