Lot 756

India & Punjab – An Album Of Photographs...

Auction Date: 30/06/2021 at 10am

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India & Punjab – An Album Of Photographs Relating To Jubilee Of Maharajah Ranbir Singh Of Jind Maharajah Ranbir Singh was prominent ruler of the Sikh State of Jind and greatly modernised his states during his reign. The album contains 22 monochrome photographs, mounted on black leaves, contemporary burgundy leather album. The photographs depict the enthroned Maharajah and the Jind coat of arms, his Jubilee procession and the arrival of other dignitaries at the palace, The Maharanis, Indian princesses and women of the state, The Raja of Patiala, a parade and march-past, with a British officer taking the salute, and various views of the civilian attendees, including a tea party for the ladies and children.

Guide Price: £600.00 - £800.00

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