Artistic Views of Kashmir " were published by a painter with the
initials 'E. E.' around 1910. Many European and American painters
traveled through India in search of inspiration, one of whom
could have been responsible for this series. More likely, it was a
a northwest India-based painter or photographer. Many European photographers, from Samuel Bourne to the Peshawar-based
Randolph Holmes, were also painters. Some took their paintings more
seriously than their photography.