Royal Nepal 1930-36

Royal Nepal 1930-36

Through the Lens of Richard Gordon Matzene

from Marcella Sirhandi

This beautifully illustrated book offers a rare glimpse into the lives and personalities that ruled Nepal and an amazing insight into the work of one of America's leading portrait photographers of the early 20th century.

Renowned photographer Richard Gordon Matzene was active in India and Kathmandu, Nepal in the 1930's, during which time he captured magnificent portraits of the ruling family: the Ranas. Matzene's photos of the Rana family were only recently discovered. Sirhandi traces the history and career of Matzene and provides new insights into his work, as well as into the lives and history of his Rana subjects.

Hardcover, 120 pages

Price : 32,95 €