Typical pictures of Indian Natives. A BRAHMAN LADY. It is against the custom of the higher castes to be photographed at all, and none are more so than Hindus.
The Fascination of the Indian costume and fashion history during the glorious time of the North Indian Mughal era.
The Egg Dance at the court of Bhopal,” by Emile Bayard
Medieval military dress from India. The warrior is armed with a spear, shield and various daggers. Sheets for costume by Franz Lipperheide
Fruit seller in traditional Indian costume, 18th century.
Medieval Indian costume. Distinguished Indian woman in 15th century. Mughal empire.
Indian archer. 15th century military costume.
Historical and folk costumes by Franz Lipperheide
Niece of the Maharaja of Kapurthala. Indian feminist counselor of Gandhi, co-founders of the All-Indian women’s committee, author and minister.