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Agra Fort and Jami Masjid (U.P.). 8 January 1884

Water-colour showing the Jami Masjid (on the
left) and the fort (right), at Agra in Uttar Pradesh by Charles J.
Cramer-Roberts (1834-1895), 8 January 1884. Inscribed on the front
in ink is: 'Agra Fort & Jumna Musjid. Jany 8th/84 C.J.C.R.'
The walls of the impressive fort at Agra are 20 feet high and
dominate a bend in the River Yamuna. Initially a military
establishment constructed by Akbar betwee…