Books On Art

Rabindra Chitravali English The most important publication commemorating the 150th birth anniversary of Rabindranath Tagore brings together more than 2000 paintings, 85 per cent of them reproduced for the first time ever, making it a collector’s item that allows the viewer and reader the unique privilege of enjoying and studying virtually the entire corpus of Tagore’s work as painter.

Commentaries and annotations provided in the 132-page Catalogue by Professor R Siva Kumar, the country’s foremost authority on the paintings of the Tagores and the Santiniketan School, locate the works in time and space, and open up a whole range of areas for further research.

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4 Volumes in one Sleeve Case
Bind Hard Case with French Jacket
Finished Size 28.25 cms X 33.5 cms
Paper Natural Evolution 145 GSM White
Pages 1600+
ISBN Vol1: 978-81-89323-30-1 Vol2: 978-81-89323-31-1 Vol3: 978-81-89323-32-1 Vol4: 978-81-89323-33-1 Set: 978-81-89323-34-1 Catalogue: 978-81-89323-40-0 Price : INR 20000
Paintings of Abanindranath Tagore R Siva Kumar English Abanindranth Tagore (1871-1951) arrived on the Indian art scene with the first wave of Indian nationalism, and was seen as a father figure of nationalist art and modernism. Trained under European artists initially, realism remained the underpinning of his work. This book brings together a large corpus of his work for the fist time ever, in an attempt to fulfil a glaring lacuna in our picture of this master of modern Indian art. 28.5 x 33 cm. Hb. 384 pp. 300 colour reproductions. 125 pp. text ISBN 81-89323-09-1 Price : INR 7000/ USD 162
Ramkinker:Challisher Adhunikata ['Ramkinker and the Modernism of the Forties'] Mrinal Ghosh Bengali A major work on the enigmatic artist Ramkinker Baij's persona and work. 23 x 23.5 cm. Hb. 143 pp. 54 b/w illus. 50 col. plates. Price : INR 500 / $ / £
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Bingsha Shatakey Bharater Chitrakala: Adhunikatar Bibartan ['Indian Art in the Twentieth Century: The Evolution of Modernism'] Mrinal Ghosh Bengali An anthology of 23 essays by the author, this book discusses the trends, development and manifestation of modernism in Twentieth Century Indian Art. 19 x 25.5 cm. Hb. 554 pp. 300 col. reproductions Price : INR 750 / $ / £
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Samakaleen Bhaskarja ['Trends in Contemporary Sculpture'] Mrinal Ghosh Bengali An assessment of the genesis, evolution, development, and essential problems of contemporary sculpture set against the perspective of the Indian traditions and European modernism. Some of the major sculptors featured in the book include Ramkinker Baij, Pradosh Dasgupta, Chintamani Kar, Sankha Chaudhuri, Somenath Hore and Meera Mukherjee. 19 x 25 cm. Hb. 320 pp. 207 b/w illus. 25 col. plates Price : INR 400 / $ / £
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