Full-length seated portrait of the Imam of Muscat.
Photographer: Chintamon, Hurrichund
Medium: Photographic print
A studio portrait of the Imam of Muscat (Oman) taken by Hurrichund Chintamon in the 1860s. This photograph is from the Archaeological Survey of India Collections and was shown at the 1867 Paris exhibition. It is unclear whether it was taken in Mumbai or Muscat (Masqat). Hurrichund Chintamon began one of the first photographic firms in Mumbai.