Watercolour of a Hindu temple at Lalitpur (Patan)
in Nepal, by Henry Ambrose Oldfield (1822-1871), dated March 1853.
The image is inscribed on the reverse: 'Corner of the ground floor
of a Temple at Patun, dedicated to Mahadeo or Shiva - built AD 1678
by a Newar Kajri', with notes and dated 'March 1853'.Dr Oldfield,
who was Residency Surgeon at Kathmandu from 1850-1863, wrote in
'Sketches from Nip…