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Born in 1904, Binode Behari Mukherjee joined the Vishwa Bharti University and Kala Bhavan at Santiniketan, in 1919. He had Nandalal Bose and poet-Nobel Laureate Rabindranath Tagore for gurus, and he spent his most creative phase at the institute. He joined his alma mater as an art teacher in 1925. Mukherjee ultimately left Santiniketan in 1949 and moved to Delhi.

In between, Mukherjee worked as a curator for the Nepal government...



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  Lot 19 of 218  

AUCTION 2001 (DECEMBER)
6-12 DECEMBER 2001

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ARTWORK DETAILS

Binode Behari Mukherjee
Villagers
Signed and dated in Bengali (lower right)
1947
Watercolour on paper
8 x 9 in (20.3 x 22.9 cm)

Category: Painting
Style: Figurative


 









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