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The highly sculptural, early eighteenth-century observatories which Maharajah Sawai Jai Singh built in Jaipur, Delhi, and elsewhere in India are the subject of photographs by Franwyn Black at the Architectural Association Photo Library, 36 Bedford Square, London WC1 until 14 December. Pictured is a detail from one of the instruments at Jaipur. Details 020 7887 4111.

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