A selection of essays by the Indian artist and critic Jaya Appasamy covering various topics related to the development of Indian art, such as the influence of folk art on modern Indian painting and miniature paintings on ivory. Artists discussed in her writings include Abanindranath Tagore, Nandalal Bose, Binode Behari Mukherjee, M.F. Husain, Sher-Gil, Bikash Bhattacharjee, K. Ramanujam, Laxma Goud, Ganesh Pyne, Jogen Chowdhury, Arpita Singh, Ramkinker, and many others.
Includes black and white and colour reproductions of works.
The Folk Inspiration in Modern Indian Painting
Indian Miniatures on Ivory
Abanindranath Tagore and the Art of His Times
Indian Art Since Independence
The Painters of the Transition
New Images in Indian Art: Fantasy
The Paths of Abstraction
Contemporary Graphics in India
Early Calcutta Lithographs
Indian Murals Old and New