Abanindranath Tagore

Evolution of a master

Print edition : April 17, 2015

The Passing of Shah Jahan (1902). Photo: Sushanta Patronobish

Marriage of Nuruddin (1930). Photo: Sushanta Patronobish

Sindbad the Sailor (1930). Photo: Sushanta Patronobish

"Birth of Krishna" from the Krishna Leela series (1895-97). Photo: Sushanta Patronobish

Rabindranath Tagore in the role of a Blind Singer (1916). Photo: Sushanta Patronobish

Grave of Mokhdum Saheb (1926-27). Photo: Sushanta Patronobish

The pigeon (1938). Photo: Sushanta Patronobish

Santhal Girl, Ranchi. Photo: Sushanta Patronobish

Mask (1929). Photo: Sushanta Patronobish

Mask (1929). Photo: Sushanta Patronobish

Bharat Mata (1905). Photo: Sushanta Patronobish

Jesus Christ (1905). Photo: Sushanta Patronobish

Armoury (early painting). Photo: Sushanta Patronobish

Kolkata hosts a major exhibition of the paintings of Abanindranath Tagore, a pioneer of modern Indian painting who led the revivalist movement that came to be known as the Bengal School of Art.
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