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Gandhi

Gandhi

Mahatma Gandhi, the father of Indian Independence, from a series celebrating heroes of the struggle.

[Recto, Translated from Gujarati] “Mahatma Gandhi started a novel non- violence war.

Punjab Rose

Punjab Rose

An impressive studio shot that lays bare the artifice used to make these images work: the painted backdrop with visible border, the matching design shoes and carpet, the desk or piano the woman's arm is resting on, surrounded by an oval frame common

Master Nandram

Master Nandram

A hand-tinted real photography by an exceptional filmi postcard publisher in Sukkur, Sindh. The actor Nandram starred in the film Master Stroke (1927) which this postcard may celebrate, else the "Master" may simply be his title.

Expecting

Expecting

A rare image of a pregnant woman (or is she just waiting?), posing in a studio, with an abundance of real vegetation surrounding her.

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