Maharaja Bhagwatsinhji of Gondal

Maharaja Bhagwatsinhji (1865 – 1944) of Gondal

Reigned under a British regency until he came of age. He was educated at The Rajkumar College, Rajkot. He improved the regional live stock through modern husbandry. Published the first Gujarati encyclopedia, the ‘Bhagavadgomandal’.

Chromolithograph published by Ravi Varma Press, after a painting by an Indian artist

Size: 14.25 x 10 in. (36.2 x 25.4 cms.)
Date of printing – 1915