5 October 1999
VERNON & CO.
'The Marriage Festivities of H.H. Prince Fatehsingh Rao Gaekwar. Baroda, 1904.'
Album of forty-three photographs, various processes including gelatin silver prints and platinum prints, various sizes from approx. 3 x 4 in. to approx. 11 x 14 in.,the majority mounted one-per-page on grey mounts within white ruled borders, each page with the Prince's coat-of-arms stamped in gilt at outside top corner, photographers' printed credit label Photographs by Vernon& Co., Bombay inside front cover, original green morocco, titled and with the coat-of-arms repeated on front cover, g.e., oblong folio.
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Portraits of the Prince and other wedding guests including the Prince on his elephant; palaces and gateways; crowds lining the streets; entertainments including wrestlers, dancers and bulls fighting.
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