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Calcutta, Bombay & Simla : Bourne & Shepherd (active 1864-1900s)

Lord and Lady Curzon on the State Elephant, Lutchmann Pershad 1903

RCIN 2916586

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For King Edward VII’s Coronation Durbar in 1902, the Viceroy Lord Curzon and his wife led the procession on the same silver howdah in which the new King- Emperor had ridden during his visit to India in 1875–6. For this print, the figures of Lord and Lady Curzon have been montaged onto a separate photograph of the State Elephant, Lutchman Pershad.