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H. H. Laxman Sen Bahadur

H. H. Laxman Sen Bahadur (1895, r.1919-1970)
Raja Saheb of Suket, Punjab

Gelatine silver on ceramic, watercolour and glaze
4.5 x 3.3 in. (11.4 x 8.4 cm)
Unknown photographer and artist, c. 1940

A Gentleman

A Gentleman

Gelatine silver print, watercolour and punched mount
13 x 11 in. (33 x 28 cm)
Unknown photographer ~ Khubiram, Nathdwara, c. 1920

A Lady

A Lady

Gelatine silver print, watercolour and punched mount
13 x 11 in. (33 x 28 cm)
Unknown photographer ~ Khubiram, Nathdwara, c. 1920

Rustomjee Byramjee Jeejeebhoy

Rustomjee Byramjee Jeejeebhoy (1864-1922)
founder of the B. J. home for children, Matunga

Gelatine silver print, watercolour on wooden cutout
15 x 12 in. (38.1 x 30.5 cm)
Unknown photographer and artist, c. 1900

Following his family’s traditions, he became a member of the
Bombay Corporation and trustee at several Parsi Charitable
Institutions. He was also a generous philanthropist giving away
large sums for public welfare institutions.