'The ten artists featured in this book belong to the generation that largely reworked and repositioned the stance of visual art in modern India... The book concentrates on delineating the total creative output of a generation, its commitment, and its philosophical and ethical concerns.' - extracted from the inside flap of the cover. The book also includes biographies of the artists and contributors; and a chronology of significant events in India and Bengal.
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Onsite

Location code REF.MUR
Language

English

Keyword

paintingsculpturefigureabstractionIndia

Publication/Creation date

2003

No of pages

154

ISBN / ISSN

8187977027

No of copies

1

Content type

anthology

Chapter headings
Chronicle of a Decline Foretold: Bengal, 1955-75 - Rudrangshu MUKHERJEE
A Bridge Too Far: Culture and the Left in West Bengal - Bhaswati CHAKRAVORTY
An idiom of their Own - Sovon SOM
From Indian to Individual - Rita DATTA
Art of Bengal: A Vision Defined 1955-1975
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Art of Bengal: A Vision Defined 1955-1975