1925 Print Dhondo Keshov Karve Widows Home Puja Hingane Stree Shikshan XGHB8

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This is an original 1925 black and white halftone print of Dr. Dhondo Keshov Karve with a group of widowed women and women from the Shreemati Nathibai Damodar Thackersey (SNDT) Women's University at evening Puja (prayer) at Hingane Stree Shikshan Samstha (Widow's Home). Dr. Karve was a leader in the rights of widows and women's education in India and founded both the university and the widow's home.

CONDITION

This 86+ year old Item is rated Near Mint / Very Fine. No creases. No natural defects. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage. Please note: There is printing on the verso.

  • Product Type: Original Halftone Print; Black / White
  • Grade: Near Mint / Very Fine
  • Dimensions: Approximately 6.5 x 4.5 inches; 17 x 11 cm
  • Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
  • Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)

Keywords specific to this image: sari, Hindu, activist, progressive

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