Search the Collections

Sir Bhupindra Singh, Maharaja of Patiala (1891-1938), Indian ruler

Sitter in 12 portraits
Succeeded his father as Maharaja of Patiala taking over the Government in 1910. As a leader of the Sikhs in India, took a prominent part in the Great War and Indian affairs. He was chancellor of the Indian Chamber of Princes (1926-30) and in the latter year led the Indian States delegation at the Round Table Conference in London. He was well known as a cricketer (this photograph was taken during his 1911 visit during which he captained the Indian visiting cricketing team) and was also instrumental as a populariser of the game in India.

List Thumbnail

x98675

Sir Bhupindra Singh, Maharaja of Patiala

by Vandyk
12 x 10 inch glass plate negative, 5 July 1911
NPG x98675

x98676

Sir Bhupindra Singh, Maharaja of Patiala

by Vandyk
12 x 10 inch glass plate negative, 5 July 1911
NPG x98676

x98677

Sir Bhupindra Singh, Maharaja of Patiala

by Vandyk
12 x 10 inch glass plate negative, 5 July 1911
NPG x98677

x98678

Sir Bhupindra Singh, Maharaja of Patiala

by Vandyk
12 x 10 inch glass plate negative, 5 July 1911
NPG x98678

x98674

Sir Bhupindra Singh, Maharaja of Patiala

by Vandyk
12 x 10 inch glass plate negative, 5 July 1911
NPG x98674

x130952

Sir Bhupindra Singh, Maharaja of Patiala with members of his family

by Vandyk
12 x 10 inch glass plate negative, 24 January 1931
NPG x130952

x130956

Sir Bhupindra Singh, Maharaja of Patiala with members of his family

by Vandyk
12 x 10 inch glass plate negative, 24 January 1931
NPG x130956

x130953

Sir Bhupindra Singh, Maharaja of Patiala with members of his family

by Vandyk
12 x 10 inch glass plate negative, 24 January 1931
NPG x130953

x130954

Sir Bhupindra Singh, Maharaja of Patiala with members of his family

by Vandyk
12 x 10 inch glass plate negative, 24 January 1931
NPG x130954

x130955

Sir Bhupindra Singh, Maharaja of Patiala with members of his family

by Vandyk
12 x 10 inch glass plate negative, 24 January 1931
NPG x130955