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'Street in Oodipore. India'

Oil painting of a street in Udaipur by Marianne
North, dated 1879. Initially Marianne North (1830-1890) only
painted botanical specimens and travelled around the world in
search of interesting subject matter. She visited India in 1877-79
and completed over 200 paintings whilst there, painting landscape
views as well. Udaipur is the new capital of the Mewar State
(Chittor was sacked in 1567) and wa…