[Interior Showing Elephanta Caves, Bombay]

Lala Deen Dayalabout 1882

The J. Paul Getty Museum

The J. Paul Getty Museum


  • Title: [Interior Showing Elephanta Caves, Bombay]
  • Creator: Lala Deen Dayal
  • Date: about 1882
  • Physical Dimensions: 19.5 x 27 cm (7 11/16 x 10 5/8 in.)
  • External Link: Find out more about this object on the Museum website.
  • Medium: Albumen silver print
  • Source Credit Line: The J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles
  • Object Type: Print
  • Object Status: Permanent Collection
  • Number: 84.XM.1409.3
  • Markings: (Verso) oval wet stamp in purple ink, at lower left corner: "LALA DEEN DAYAL / INDIA / INDIA / (INDORE C.I. & / * SECUBARBAD * / (SECCAN) / PHOTOGRAPHER (surrounded with decorative border)"
  • Inscription: (Recto) inscribed in negative, in white, at lower left corner: "1001" (Verso) inscribed in pencil, at upper right corner: "1001"; in pencil, at lower left edge: "Interior Showing [ileg.] Elephanta Cave / Bombay; in pencil, at center: "63" (sideways); in pencil, at lower left edge: "G75.4.8."
  • Display Location: Not currently on view
  • Department: Photographs
  • Culture: Indian
  • Classification: Photographs