Born in Kerala on 15 February 1924, K G Subramanyan was one of the leading artists who was part of India’s post-Independence search for identity through art. He completed his Bachelor’s Degree in Economics from the Presidency College in Chennai. In 1948, he graduated from Kala Bhavan in Santiniketan, where he studied under the tutelage of Benode Behari Mukherjee, Nandalal Bose and Ramkinkar Baij. In 1955, he received a British Council Research...
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K G Subramanyan
Initialed in Tamil (lower left)
23 x 23 in (58.4 x 58.4 cm)
Acquired directly from the artist
Property of an important collector, New Delhi
New Works: K.G.Subramanyan, The Harrington Street Arts Centre, Kolkata, 2015
Height of Figure: 6'