His Highness the Maharaja of Patiala

His Highness the Maharaja of Patiala by Mortimer Menpes. 1903. Watercolor. “The little eleven-year-old Maharaja bore himself with great dignity and gravity and saluted the Viceroy with all the composure of the oldest of his warriors.” Source: The Durbar, facing p. 104. Click on image to enlarge it.

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Menpes, Mortimer. The Durbar. Text by Dorothy Menpes. London: Adam & Charles Black, 1903. Internet Archive version of a copy in the University of California at Los Angeles Library. Web. 28 May 2017.

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