This watercolour depicts the proclamation of the Queen as Empress of India at Delhi on January 1st, 1877.
An Indian Durbar by Valentine Cameron Prinsep, 1877
© Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery
- Watercolour & gouache on card
- 17 x 26 cm
- Acquired in:
- Bequeathed by:
- Sir Charles Leonard Woolley through The Art Fund
It was part of a collection of 90 works bequeathed to 4 museums in the UK and 2 museums in New Zealand by the late Sir Leonard Woolley through the Art Fund in 1961.
Sir Leonard Woolley