Lot 772India – Mahatma Gandhi – 1935 Signed Handwritten...

Auction Date: 20/06/2019 at 10:15 am



India – Mahatma Gandhi – 1935 Signed Handwritten Postcard dated July in Hindi translates ‘Brother Asghar, received letter from Daastaaniji. He wrote that he continues meeting your mother, your younger sister and others regularly. All are well. No one is unwell. So, it would be better if you stay at the place where you are. Blessings from Bapu’. Sent to the address Shri Mir Asghar, Ajmal Press, Bombay, with stamp and postmarks, written in ink, with tear to top corner, creases apparent, o/w text is clear. The vendor’s father Mir Asghar Ali was a freedom fighter and stayed with Gandhiji in his Wardha Ashram before moving to Bombay. He wrote editorials for Urdu newspaper Ajmal Daily, Bombay.

Hammer Price: £3000.00

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