5 October 1999
Sir Rabindranath Tagore, circa 1910s
Gelatin silver print photograph, 7 x 5 in., photographer's blindstamp Curtis Studio Seattle on image, window mount, framed.
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Sir Rabindarath Tagore (1861- ) was born in Calcutta, educated in India and Europe and became known internationally as a writer, particularly of poetry. He was awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1913 and knighted in 1915.
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