'East Gate of the Great Stupa of Sanchi', 1890. Creator: Unknown
'East Gate of the Great Stupa of Sanchi', 1890. One of the oldest stone structures in India, and important monument of Indian Architecture, commissioned by emperor Ashoka in the 2nd century BC the Sanchi complex flourished until 11th century. From "Cassell's Illustrated Universal History, Vol. III - The Middle Ages", by Edmund Ollier. [Cassell and Company, Limited, London, Paris and Melbourne, 1890. ]
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Charles Kennedy, Fowey, Cornwall. July 1992
Liberal Democrat President Charles Kennedy (centre) was guest of honour at the annual dinner of the Party's South East Cornwall branch, held at the Fowey Hotel. Eighty local Lib-Dem members attended the function and heard their party president sound an optimistic tone for the political party in Cornwall. Also pictured are Charles Onions (left), Chairman of SE Cornwall Liberal Democrats and Robin Teverson, who became the Member of European Parliament for the Cornwall-Plymouth seat in 1994. Photographer: Jonathan Barker .
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Japanese Still Life, 1879 (oil on canvas)
3086803 Japanese Still Life, 1879 (oil on canvas) by Vedder, Elihu (1836-1923); 54.45A88.42 cm; Los Angeles County Museum of Art, CA, USA; (add.info.: This painting shows a 19th century golden heron screen in the style of the Kano school, a shiny, black Meijiperiod vase, an album of paintings with a bonsai on the left page, and a carpet probably of Japanese manufacture but with a Western-influenced design); American, out of copyright.
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