G.V. Desani: Images 1940s-1990s

This page displays photos of G.V. Desani across the decades including pictures taken in Great Britain, Holland, India, the United States and possibly Australia.

Desani was himself an award-winning photographer (1930s or '40s).

London, April 7, 1945

Note handwritten by Desani.

With a friend, in the shadow of the Matterhorn, Swiss Alps.

Portrait bust by Hungarian-Dutch potter and sculptor Judith Magdalena Laqueur-Revesz (1915-2018). Later cast in bronze and exhibited in Amsterdam. Photo: Louis Van Beurden, Amsterdam.

Shown with the daughter of a family friend, May, 1956, Kandala, India. Photo taken w/ Desani's homemade big box camera.

Addressing the Bombay Rotary Club (Mumbai, India),

early 1950s, after returning to India from the UK.

Book jacket, All About H. Hatterr, 1970.

Photo: Stephen Greenberg.

With Boston University students, 1980.

Austin, Texas (1994)