Noorbaksh ki Kothe or Light giving House [Lucknow].
Photographer: Ali, Abbas
Medium: Photographic print
This photograph of Nur Baksh Kothi from 'The Lucknow Album: containing a series of fifty photographic views of Lucknow,' was taken by Darogha Abbas Ali c.1874. Nur Baksh Kothi, built during the period of Nawab Saadat Ali Khan (r.1798-1814), this structure was designed as a residence for his son Sadiq Ali Khan.
Today this building is used as a residence for the District Magistrate.