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Interior of the Temple of Mandeswara near Chaynpore, Bahar

Interior of the Temple of Mandeswara near Chaynpore, Bahar

Artist and engraver: Daniell, Thomas (1749-1840)

Medium: Aquatint, coloured

Date: 1808

Shelfmark: X432/5(22)

Item number: plate 22

Genre: Print

Plate 22 from the fifth set of Thomas and William Daniell's 'Oriental Scenery' called 'Antiquities of India.' The interior of the Mundeshvari Temple near Ramgarh (not Chainpur) shows a devotee prostrated in front of a four-faced linga, symbol of Shiva, placed on a square elevated platform with four pillars at each corner.

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