An image of H.H. Man Singh, Raja of Dhrangadhra

Bourne and Shepherd

(India  – )

H.H. Man Singh, Raja of Dhrangadhra

Location
Not on display
Further information

This is a three-quarter-length, seated portrait of H.H. Man Singh, Raja of Dhrangadhra (1837-1900) from the Album of cartes de visite, portraits of Indian rulers and notables by Bourne and Shepherd. This H.H. Man Singh (1869-1900) is known for his able administration, during which he established schools and improved communication systems. He was created a Knight Commander of the Star of India in 1877.

Place of origin
Gujarat, India
Year
early 1870s
Media
Photograph
Medium
carbon print, brown tone
Dimensions
23.5 x 17.5 cm image
Credit
Gift of Jim Masselos 2011
Accession number
379.2011