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Tops of the cenotaphs of Shah Jahan and Arjumand Banu Begum, Taj Mahal, Agra 1795

Watercolour of the top of the cenotaph of the
Emperor Shah Jahan and of the Emperor Akbar, by Latif, an artist
working in the Agra style, part of the Bax Collection, c.
1820-1822. Two seperate inscriptions can be read; first: inscribed
on the front in English: 'The Top of the Emperor Sha Jehan's grave
at the Taj Mhal'; in Persian characters: 'Lauh i qabr i Shahjahan
badshah 'amal i Latif' (The top…