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Untitled – 8608

Untitled – 8608

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 15,000

by Bhaskar Chitrakar


Ref. No.: 8608
Size: 14.5 × 10.5 inches
Medium: Natural Color On Paper
Style: Figurative
Year: 2022

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Bhaskar Chitrakar

In the labyrinthine by lanes of Kolkata’s Kalighat resides Bhaskar Chitrakar, the last of the Patua painters whose family has been producing the Patachitra art unique to the area for six generations. His studio, a crowded room in his childhood home, overflows with art supplies and half-finished paintings, but affords just enough space to work on a makeshift bed.

Patachitra are traditional cloth scrolls that depict mythologies and folktales, and have been present in Eastern India for centuries. But the Kalighat Patachitra is distinctive in how it uses a rural style to pass commentary on the city’s socio-political landscape.

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