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Ken X. Robbins' Collection

Kenneth X. Robbins is a psychiatrist, collector, and independent scholar on South Asia, who is interested in Maharajas and other Indian princes, as well as the Rajputs, African Muslims, Chettiyars, Sikhs, missionaries, and Jews in South Asia. He has curated more than a dozen Indian exhibits and five scholarly conferences dealing with maharajas and nawabs, painting, women artists and political figures, medicine and philately.  His most recent exhibition projects deal with African Muslim elites and Jews in India. In addition to publishing more than seventy articles, he is co-editor of African Elites in India and Western Jews in India.  He is working on a book about the Princely states of Gujarat and several other volumes about Jews in South Asia including the soon as be released Jews and the Indian National Art Project. He has an extensive collection of documents, photographs and artifacts dealing with Indian Jews.