L.P. Tessitori Gallery

L.P. Tesstori (1887 – 1919)

L.P. Tesstori Room
L.P. Tessitori was Italian Scholar who lived in Bikaner during 1914-1919 A.D. He worked in Bikaner under the aegis of Maharaja Ganga Singh of Bikaner state. He worked on Rajasthani Art, culture archaeology and Rajasthani Literature. His research work on Ramayana and Ramcharita manas has immense value for research. Seeing his contribution, Rajasthan state archives department has decided to construct a special room in the memory of devoted scholar. Original letters written by the Tessitori in Hindi & English languages are safely kept in Tessitori room of archives department. This room also keeps the snaps of Tesstori's life. At the age of 32 this scholar passed away.