Bai Dossibai Jehangirshah Behermandkhan
The first Parsi lady pensioner of British regime
by Unknown artist
Oil colour on photograph
24 x 17.7 in. (61 x 45.1 cm.)
She was from a family, who played an important role in the rise and growth of the British rule in Surat. She was learned in English, Persian and Gujarati. After the death of her husband, she was named as the first Parsi lady pensioner of the British regime.