Olga's Gallery

Vasily Vereshchagin


Taj Mahal Mausoleum in Agra.

1874-1876. Oil on canvas. The Tretyakov Gallery, Moscow, Russia. Read Note.

Vasily Vereshchagin. Taj Mahal Mausoleum in Agra.

The Taj Mahal in Agra (built in 1632-48) is one of the most famous and beautiful examples of Islamic architecture. It is a mausoleum, built by a Mughal ruler of India, Shah Jahan, as a memorial to his wife