[Group portrait of Indian nobles and entourage, India]


The J. Paul Getty Museum

The J. Paul Getty Museum
Los Angeles, United States

Group portrait of a number of Indian men, four of whom are seated, possibly "talukdars" or feudal lords of Awadh or Oudh. The caption below the image identifies two of the sitters as Chowdree Hushmut Aly and Murdan Sing, possibly a different transliteration of Chaudhri Hashmat Ali and Mardan Singh respectively.


  • Title: [Group portrait of Indian nobles and entourage, India]
  • Creator: Unknown
  • Date Created: 1858–1869
  • Location Created: India
  • Physical Dimensions: 14.5 × 19.1 cm (5 11/16 × 7 1/2 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: 84.XA.420.126
  • Culture: British
  • Credit Line: The J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles
  • Creator Display Name: Unknown maker
  • Classification: Photographs (Visual Works)

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