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The Bird
Title The Bird
Accession Number R6066
Museum Name Victoria Memorial Hall, Kolkata
Gallery Name NA
Object Type Painting
Main Material
Medium Watercolour
Main Artist Nandalal Bose (1882-1966)
Artist's Nationality Indian
Artist's Life Date / Bio Data Nandalal Bose was a noted Indian painter of Bengal school of art. A foremost pupil of Abanindranath Tagore, a pioneer of the school, he started with "Indian style" of painting, before shaping an alternative style at the Kala Bhavan, the School of Art at Rabindranath Tagore's university at Shantiniketan, Visva Bharati. He was influenced by the Tagore family and the murals of Ajanta, his classic works include paintings of scenes from Indian mythologies, women, and village life.
Provenance Smt Sujata Mukherjee, P-220/1, Lake Terrace Extension, Calcutta-29.
Origin Place Tarapur of Munger district of Bihar
Style Indian style
School Bengal School of Art
Dimensions 15x29.5cm
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