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  • India 1765 - 1784
    Forbes lived in India between 1765 and 1784 as an official of the East India Company, mainly in Gujarat and Bombay. (Saur 1992-)
  • Gujarat (deelstaat) 1765 - 1784
  • Agra 1781
    In 1781 he visited the Taj Mahal and became one of the first Europeans to draw it.
  • Bombay 1765 - 1784
  • Londen (Engeland) 1784 - 1803
    He returned to England after retirement lived in Lonodon and Stanmore. (Saur 1992-)
  • Stanmore 1784 - 1803
  • Duitsland 1796 - 1797
    Tour in Germany, Italy, and Switzerland. (McGill Library)
  • Italië 1796 - 1797
  • Rome 1796 - 1797
    Rome 1796; Rome 30 January 1797 ? (Ingamells 1997)
  • Venetië 1796-09-10
    James Forbes Inglese Nobile arrived in Venice 10 September 1796. (Ingamells 1997)
  • Zwitserland 1796 - 1797
  • Nederland 1803
    Trip through the Netherlands in 1803. (Visual Documention Collection, RKD)
  • Delft 1803
  • Scheveningen (Den Haag) 1803
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This field specifies the various subject categories or genres that constitute the oeuvre of the artist in question. The contents of this field are generally based more on the documentation available at the RKD than on the literature.
landscape (as genre), cityscape, botanical representation
Creation date: 2002-07-18; Last modified date: 2022-03-21

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