This monograph consists of a couple of articles on the art of Indian artist Naina Dalal as well as an interview with her. Issues in relation to the artist's memory and portrayal of women in her paintings are discussed. Naina is known for her works that give references to contemporary happenings, folklore and classical literature. She is greatly influenced by the European old masters, German Expressionists, Symobolists and early 20th century artists like Picasso, Kathe Kollowitz and Emile Nolde.

Artist's biography, a catalogue of selected images and list of artworks can be found at the back.
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Onsite

artist

Naina DALAL

Location code MON.DAN
Language

English

Keywords

oil paintingdrawing

Publication/Creation date

1999

No of pages

103

ISBN / ISSN

981-04-1158-8

No of copies

2

Content type

artist monograph

Chapter headings
Naina Dalal: Mother and Artist

- Gauri Parimoo KRISHNAN

Reminiscences
Thoughts on Medium and Imagery in the Art of Naina Dalal

- T.K. SABAPATHY

Visions of Hope

- Gary Michael TARTAKOV

Milking Memory

- Anahite CONTRACTOR

Naina Dalal: Unravelling the Labyrinth Tales of Survivors

- Sumitra SRINIVASAN

The Portrayal of Girl, Woman and Mother in My Graphic Prints

- Naina DALAL

In Conversation with Naina Dalal

- S.I. CLARK

A Selection of Critical Writings (Compiled by Ratan Parimoo & Gauri Parimoo Krishnan)
Images of Compassion: Art of Naina Dalal
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Images of Compassion: Art of Naina Dalal