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Dwellings in Rural Bengal.

Photograph taken by Joseph Lawton Saché of
scenery in a village at an unidentified location in Bengal, from a
collection of nine prints which belonged to Stanley Leighton MP.
Sache photographed a number of scenes which had already been taken
by Samuel Bourne, suggesting a deliberate attempt to recreate these
views. Much of India's populace is rural and the simple vernacular
buildings which form t…