- SINGH, RANBIR
- Neg No: None
- Neg Size: [ck]
- Neg Date: 25-09-1906
Sitter: Colonel Farzand-i-Dilband Rasikh-ul-Itikad Daulat-i-Inglishia
Raja-i-Rajgan Maharaja Sir RANBIR SINGH Rajendra Bahadur (1879-1948),
and unidentified gentleman (probably: Colonel
Bernard Ramsden James 1864-1938, Intelligence Office and Soldier)
Image published in The Lafayette Studio
and Princely India,
Roli Books, New Delhi
Image published in:
Date: 25 September 1906
Location: Lafayette studio, 179 New Bond Street,
Descr: FL seated, attendant Fl standing.
Costume: sarpech (turban ornament) of table cut diamonds
and ruby petals, set in gold, with spinel bead pendants
Orders, Decorations & Medals: Star, and badge
of Knight Commander of Star of India.
Furniture and props: Studio chair.
Photographer: Lafayette Ltd., 179 New Bond Street, London.
Evidence of photographer at work: -
Other images of sitter:
Copyright: V&A Provenance: Pinewood
Studios; acquired 1989.
Biog: Who's Who, Who's Who in India,
Lucknow, 1911, pp 109-110; The Times, 24 January 1916, p 5b
Costume: Katherine Prior and John Adamson, Maharajas'
Jewels, Ahmedabad, 2001, p 50-51
Orders, Decorations & Medals: A.R. Litherland &
B.T. Simpkin, Spinks Standard Catalogue of British and Associated
Orders, Decorations & Medals, London, 1990, p 36.
Additional information: -