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Deccan Architecture

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Once governed by the Nizams of India, #Hyderabad is a fascinating place to visit - elaborate palaces, grand architecture and intriguing monuments, including the Qutub Shahi tombs, Chowmahalla Palace and Golconda Fort, and is the gateway to the ancient sites of the Deccan era.


A Rare and important Mughal carved wood throne with Qur'anic verses, India, probably Deccan, dated 1297 AH/1879-80 AD


Radha ko prachanna citra darsana, Radha’s hidden meeting [with her lover] through a painting (Rasikapriya 4, 8). 335 x 250 mm. Deccan, perhaps Aurangabad, 1720-30.

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Portion of the west face of the Hoysaleshvara Temple

Portion of the west face of the Hoysaleshvara Temple | Lyon, Edmund David.India (photographed).1867-1868 (photographed).The Hoysala dynasty ruled the southern Deccan from about 1100-1350. This temple represents the climax of the Hoysala architectural style.

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Shiva (Painting)

Ragamala painting, opaque watercolour on paper, depicting Siva being rubbed with sandalwood paste, illustration to the musical mode Bhairava Raga. Deccan, India. Date ca. 1700.

2 - Indian miniature painting: folio probably from an illustrated history of Golconda and Hyderabad: the la...


Indian Miniature Painting India Hyderabad Antique Nawab Mughal Deccan 19th | eBay