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Photo Walk: Rare Photographs of Maharani Gayatri Devi of Jaipur

Maharani Gayatri Devi (born as Princess Gayatri Devi of Cooch Behar) was the third Maharani consort of Jaipur from 1940-1949 through her marriage to Maharaja Sawai Man Singh II.

While most follow the current era fashionistas and Bollywood stars, Maharani Gayatri Devi possessed a beauty that wasn’t dependent on the liners or lipsticks, but was natural and mesmerizing. Even the Vogue’s magazine had once mentioned her in the Ten Most Beautiful Women list. Along with Vogue, Maharani Gayatri Devi’s beauty had also been praised by Clark Gable and Cecil Beaton.

Let's have a look at some of the rarest and the most alluring photographs from the life of Maharani Gayatri Devi of Jaipur!

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From her Early Life as a Kid

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Maharani Gayatri Devi and Maharaja Man Singh II

 

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on a Hunting Expedition with the Maharaja

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The 'unseen' Royal Beauty

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Precious family moments of the Maharani

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Another one with husband Maharaja Man Singh II of Jaipur

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at London airport with Maharaja Man Singh II and son Prince Jagat Singh

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at a party in London with Maharaja Man Singh II

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Last but not the least, see this beautiful painting of the Rajmata Gayatri Devi of Jaipur. What a beautiful piece of art it is!

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