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Kollengode
Title Kollengode
Museum Name National Gallery of Modern Art, Bengaluru
Gallery Name Reserve Collection
Object Type Painting
Main Material Oil on hardboard
Main Artist Anjolie Ela Menon
Artist's Nationality Indian
Country India
Period / Year of Work 1986
Dimensions 90.5 x 121 cm
Brief Description Anjolie Ela Menon has been painting for over five decades, evolving a technique reminiscent of the old masters in its sheer feeling for depth and space. Her thematic of her art revolves around the traditional families of Kerala, or the domestic structure within middle class homes. Trademark aspects of Ela Menon's work are her surreal figures with deep-set haunted eyes. Within these unsettling compositions the landscape of Kerala is also often made visible.