Photograph of a view on the moat in Dilkusha
Gardens at Burdwan, West Bengal, taken by an unknown photographer
in c.1904. This is part of a album of photographs presented to Lord
Curzon, the Viceroy of India, by Bijay Chand Mahtab of Burdwan
(r.1887-1941), on his short visit to the city on 2nd April 1904.
The Diluksha was the Summer Palace of the Maharajas set in a
landscaped garden with a zoologi…