21 September 2000
Robert Weir Allan, R.W.S (1851-1942)
The hour of prayer in the Mecca Masjid at the centre of old Hyderabad
signed and dated 'Robert W. Allan 1891.92' (lower left) and inscribed 'Hyderabad India.' (lower right)
pencil and watercolour, with scratching out
15 x 21 in. (38.1 x 53.4 cm.)
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London, The Empire of India Exhibition, 1895.
Weir Allan visited India from 1890 to 1892. He painted in oil and watercolour and also travelled in Europe and Japan.
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