H. H. Krishna Raja Wadiyar IV (1884 – 1940)
He was the ruling Maharaja of Mysore and one of the world’s wealthiest men. His kingdom was described as ‘Rama Rajya’, an ideal kingdom akin to the rule of Lord Rama.
Chromolithograph printed by Ravi Varma Press, Karla – Lonavala, after a painting by Ravi Varma in 1904, later hand crafted
Size: 36 x 24 in. (91.4 x 61 cms.)
Date of printing – 1904