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The fortress of Weir near Bharatpur

Watercolour of the fortress of Weir near
Bharatpur in Rajasthan, part of the Hyde collection, created by an
anonymous artist working in the Delhi style, c. 1823. Inscribed on
the front in Persian characters and in English in pencil: 'Weir;'
on the back in ink: 'Weir, another Mud Fort which surrendered to
the British Troops after the Fall of Bhurtpore in January 1826.'The
Weir fort was built, along…