Sir Sayajirao Gaekwad III

Sir Sayajirao Gaekwad III (1863 – 1939)

The Maharaja of Baroda, remembered for reforming the state during his rule. This full-length portrait of the young Gaekwad was taken a few months after his accession to the throne on 27 May 1875.

Albumen print, mounted
7.5 x 4.75 in. (19 x 12 cm.)
Photographer: Bourne & Shepherd, c. 1875