What news have you of the Great Mogul?
The first of a series of occasional essays on our newly launched website. It relates to The History of The Late Revolution of The Empire of the Great Mogol... by François Bernier, one of the most important travel accounts of the seventeenth century, published in 1671.
Peccavi' ('I have sinned')
The title of our second essay refers to a pun on Sir Charles Napier's 1843 annexation of Sindh. We've acquired 8 folio-size hand-coloured plates from the rare 1846 portfolio of the region's views by Lieut. W. Edwards, his ADC.
Musings of two old friends - Souza, the artist and the critic, K.B. Goel
Indoislamica is proud to offer 8 Souza works gifted by the artist to Goel.