Bai Rudimai Vicaji Meherji (1783-1882)
The late venerable Parsi lady
by Perojsha Hormasjee
Oil on canvas
31.5 x 25.3 in. (80 x 64 cm.)
Her name Rudimai (good mother) most aptly and completely indicates her angelic and sublime character. She remained the same old venerable personage she was, loving simplicity and carrying out her most important duties as mother.