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Portrait of Raja Deen Dayal

Names:
Deen Dayal, Raja, 1844-1905  Search this
Extent:
1 Copy print
Culture:
East Indians  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Copy prints
Studio portraits
Photographs
Date:
undated
Scope and Contents note:
Studio portrait of Lala Deen Dayal.
Biographical/Historical note:
Raja Deen Dayal (1844-1905, also known as Raja Din Diyal or Lala Deen Dayal), was a professional photographer in India. In 1868, he established the Lala Deen Dayal & Sons studio, which specialized in images of Indian temples and palaces. He later established additional studios in Secunderabad, Mumbai (previously Bombay), Indore, and Hyderabad. In 1884, he became official court photographer to Mahbub Ali Khan, sixth nizam of Hyderabad. Deen Dayal received the title "Raja" in 1894 and Royal Warrant from Queen Victoria in 1897.
Local Call Number(s):
NAA Photo Lot 86-19
Location of Other Archival Materials:
Deen Dayal exhibit brochures were also donated with this collection and have been relocated to the National Anthropological Archives Reference Files.
Photographs by Raja Deen Dayal can be found in the National Anthropological Archives in Photo Lot 97 and Photo Lot 82-44.
Photographs by Deen Dayal can be found in the Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives in A1989.1.
The Indira Gandhi National Centre for the Arts, Peabody Essex Museum, Alkazi collection in Delhi and British Library also hold photographs by Deen Dayal.
Restrictions:
The collection is open for research.

Access to the collection requires an appointment.
Rights:
Contact the repository for terms of use.
Genre/Form:
Studio portraits
Photographs
Citation:
Photo Lot 86-19, Portrait of Lala Deen Dayal, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.PhotoLot.86-19
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-photolot-86-19

Frank Frick photograph collection relating to India

Collector:
Frick, Frank, 1828-  Search this
Names:
Magyar Állami Operaház  Search this
Publisher:
Stengel & Markert  Search this
Photographer:
Bourne, Samuel, 1834-1912  Search this
Calderoni Es Tarsa  Search this
Deen Dayal, Raja, 1844-1905  Search this
Extent:
150 Prints (albumen)
1 Print (silver gelatin)
Culture:
Bengali (South Asian people)  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Prints
Photographs
Photograph albums
Place:
Lucknow (India)
Sānchi (India)
Budapest (Hungary)
Darjeeling (India : District)
Agra (India)
India
Ellora Caves (India)
Abu (India)
Udaipur (India : District)
Fatehpur Sikri (India)
Kanpur (India)
Āmer (India)
Chittaurgarh (India)
Elephanta Island (India)
Jaipur (India)
Ajanta Caves (India)
Hyderabad (India : District)
Delhi (India)
Vārānasi (Uttar Pradesh, India)
Date:
circa 1896-1897
Scope and Contents note:
Photographs in albums made by Frank Frick documenting architecture, people, agriculture, and scenery in India. Photographs are annotated with descriptions and dates that apparently relate to Frickʹs visits. Some photographs were made by Raja Deen Dayal (also known as Lala Deen Dayal) and Samuel Bourne. The collection also includes one loose photograph of the Budapest Opera House, published by Stengel & Markert in Dresden and possibly photographed by the Calderoni Es Tarsa studio.
Biographical/Historical note:
The collector has not been identified wth certainty, but was probably Frank Frick (1828-1910), a merchant from Baltimore, Maryland. Frick was a patron of the arts who, during the last years of his life, traveled in Asia, Africa, and Europe.
Local Call Number(s):
NAA Photo Lot 82-44
General note:
Information on photographers taken from Clark Worswick, a curator and historian of photography.
Location of Other Archival Materials:
Additional photographs by Raja Deen Dayal can be found in the National Anthropological Archives in Photo Lot 97.
Addititional photographs of India by Samuel Bourne can be found in the National Anthropological Archives in Photo Lot 97 and Photo Lot 161.
Additional photographs of India by Bourne can be found in the Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives in A2006.02, 1998.07, A2001.5, A1999.8, and A2002.09.
Records of Frank Frick's patronage of the arts in Baltimore can be found in the Archives of American Art in the Peabody Gallery of Art records.
Restrictions:
The collection is open for research.

Access to the collection requires an appointment.
Rights:
Contact the repository for terms of use.
Genre/Form:
Photographs
Photograph albums
Citation:
Photo lot 82-44, Frank Frick photograph collection relating to India, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.PhotoLot.82-44
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-photolot-82-44

Girl from Mountain Region in Costume with Burden Basket Suspended on Tumpline n.d

Creator:
Deen Dayal Raja 1844-1905  Search this
Physical description:
1 albumen print 006 in x 008 in
Type:
Photographs
Place:
India
Date:
nd
Local number:
NAA INV 04558300
See more items in:
Photograph collection ca. 1860s-1960s
Data Source:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_58575

Girl from Mountain Region in Costume with Burden Basket Suspended on Tumpline n.d

Creator:
Deen Dayal Raja 1844-1905  Search this
Physical description:
1 albumen print 006 in x 008 in
Type:
Photographs
Place:
India
Date:
nd
Local number:
NAA INV 04567900
See more items in:
Photograph collection ca. 1860s-1960s
Data Source:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_58686

Group Surrounding Funeral Pyre of Maharaja Holkar n.d

Creator:
Deen Dayal Raja 1844-1905  Search this
Physical description:
1 albumen print 008 in x 005 in
Type:
Photographs
Place:
India
Date:
nd
Local number:
NAA INV 04568000
OPPS NEG 80-16962
See more items in:
Photograph collection ca. 1860s-1960s
Data Source:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_58687

Jain Temple n.d

Creator:
Deen Dayal Raja 1844-1905  Search this
Physical description:
1 albumen print 011 in x 008 in
Type:
Photographs
Place:
India
Date:
nd
Local number:
NAA INV 04568100
OPPS NEG 80-16962
See more items in:
Photograph collection ca. 1860s-1960s
Data Source:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_58688

Interior of Cave Chaitya (Place of Worship) Showing Pillars And Dagoba (Shrine or Sacred Relics) with Sun Window in Hall n.d

Creator:
Deen Dayal Raja 1844-1905  Search this
Physical description:
1 albumen print 011 in x 008 in
Type:
Photographs
Place:
India
Date:
nd
Local number:
NAA INV 04568200
See more items in:
Photograph collection ca. 1860s-1960s
Data Source:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_58689

View of Great Tope (Stupa) from North; Group in Costume and With Horses Nearby n.d

Creator:
Deen Dayal Raja 1844-1905  Search this
Physical description:
1 albumen print 009 in x 008 in
Type:
Photographs
Place:
India
Date:
nd
Local number:
NAA INV 04568300
See more items in:
Photograph collection ca. 1860s-1960s
Data Source:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_58690

North Gate of Great Tope (Stupa) n.d

Creator:
Deen Dayal Raja 1844-1905  Search this
Physical description:
1 albumen print 008 in x 008 in
Type:
Photographs
Place:
India
Date:
nd
Local number:
NAA INV 04568400
See more items in:
Photograph collection ca. 1860s-1960s
Data Source:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_58691

Sculptured Figures, Including Shiva or Vir Bhudra, Inside Cave-Temple of Dumar Lena or Sita's Cave n.d

Creator:
Deen Dayal Raja 1844-1905  Search this
Physical description:
1 albumen print 010 in x 008 in
Type:
Photographs
Place:
India
Date:
nd
Local number:
NAA INV 04568500
See more items in:
Photograph collection ca. 1860s-1960s
Data Source:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_58692

Six Men, Women and Children in Costume n.d

Creator:
Deen Dayal Raja 1844-1905  Search this
Physical description:
1 albumen print 012 in x 009 in
Type:
Photographs
Date:
nd
Local number:
NAA INV 04568600
See more items in:
Photograph collection ca. 1860s-1960s
Data Source:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_58693

View of Two-Story Cave-Temple (Approx 9th C AD); Showing Stone Elephant and Column at Entrance; Group in Costume Nearby 1890

Creator:
Deen Dayal Raja 1844-1905  Search this
Physical description:
1 albumen print 008 in x 011 in
Type:
Photographs
Place:
India
Date:
1890
Topic:
Language and languages--Documentation  Search this
Local number:
NAA INV 04568700
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Photograph collection ca. 1860s-1960s
Data Source:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_58694

Sculptures n.d

Creator:
Deen Dayal Raja 1844-1905  Search this
Physical description:
1 albumen print 008 in x 005 in
Type:
Photographs
Place:
India
Date:
nd
Local number:
NAA INV 04568800
See more items in:
Photograph collection ca. 1860s-1960s
Data Source:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_58695

Prince in Howdah (Canopied Seat) on Back of Elephant n.d

Creator:
Deen Dayal Raja 1844-1905  Search this
Physical description:
1 albumen print 009 in x 006 in
Type:
Photographs
Place:
India
Date:
nd
Local number:
NAA INV 04568900
OPPS NEG 81-3582
See more items in:
Photograph collection ca. 1860s-1960s
Data Source:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_58696

View of Burning Ghat, The Manikarnika, Chief Cremation Center Of City n.d

Creator:
Deen Dayal Raja 1844-1905  Search this
Physical description:
1 albumen print 011 in x 008 in
Type:
Photographs
Place:
India
Date:
nd
Local number:
NAA INV 04569000
See more items in:
Photograph collection ca. 1860s-1960s
Data Source:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_58697

View of Waterfall 1882

Creator:
Deen Dayal Raja 1844-1905  Search this
Physical description:
1 albumen print 010 in x 008 in
Type:
Photographs
Date:
1882
Local number:
NAA INV 04569100
See more items in:
Photograph collection ca. 1860s-1960s
Data Source:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_58698

View of Waterfall 1882

Creator:
Deen Dayal Raja 1844-1905  Search this
Physical description:
1 albumen print 005 in x 008 in
Type:
Photographs
Date:
1882
Local number:
NAA INV 04569200
See more items in:
Photograph collection ca. 1860s-1960s
Data Source:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_58699

Man and Two Women in Costume, Grinding Grain on Groundstone With Wood Handle n.d

Creator:
Deen Dayal Raja 1844-1905  Search this
Physical description:
1 albumen print 008 in x 006 in
Type:
Photographs
Place:
India
Date:
nd
Local number:
NAA INV 04569300
See more items in:
Photograph collection ca. 1860s-1960s
Data Source:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_58700

Chutter Munzil Palace n.d

Creator:
Deen Dayal Raja 1844-1905  Search this
Physical description:
1 albumen print 008 in x 005 in
Type:
Photographs
Place:
India
Date:
nd
Local number:
NAA INV 04569400
See more items in:
Photograph collection ca. 1860s-1960s
Data Source:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_58701

Four Men in Costume, Sawing Wood n.d

Creator:
Deen Dayal Raja 1844-1905  Search this
Physical description:
1 albumen print 008 in x 006 in
Type:
Photographs
Place:
India
Date:
nd
Local number:
NAA INV 04569500
See more items in:
Photograph collection ca. 1860s-1960s
Data Source:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_58702

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