Kalighat-drawings, patachitra, and contemporary Indian artists
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Kalighat-drawings, patachitra, and contemporary Indian artists including the works of Manjit Bawa ... [et al.], December 17 to December 29, 1997

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Published by Birla Academy of Art and Culture in Calcutta .
Written in English


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Catalog of the exhibition; chiefly photographic reproductions of paintings.

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Statementpresented by Birla Academy of Art and Culture.
ContributionsBirla Academy of Art & Culture.
The Physical Object
Pagination1 v. (unpaged) :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23150712M
LC Control Number2008319980

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