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View of barge on lake with oars positioned in front section
[Lady Napier's visit to Travancore]
Albumen print, hand coloured
16.4 x 23.8 cm (image)
The Royal Collection
Photograph of the Maharajah's barge that was altered for use by Lord and Lady Napier's trip around the backwaters of Travancore and Cochin. Canopy of rose-coloured silk, fringed with silver and trimmed with blossoms.
Sent to Queen Victoria by Lady Anne Jane Charlotte Napier in 1868