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Splendours of the Subcontinent: A Prince’s Tour of India 1875-6
The Queen's Gallery, Palace of Holyroodhouse
Canongate, Royal Mile,
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Dec 15, 2017 To Apr 22, 2018
Detail: In October 1875, the Prince of Wales set off on a four-month tour of the Indian Subcontinent, visiting over 21 localities, which today encompass India, Sri Lanka, Pakistan and Nepal. Developed in collaboration with Cartwright Hall, Bradford, and New Walk Museum & Art Gallery, Leicester, Splendours of the Subcontinent: A Prince's Tour of India tells the story of this grand tour through some of the finest Indian treasures from the Royal Collection that were presented to the Prince during his visit.