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Husain


AUTHORS: Richard Bartholomew, Shiv S. Kapur
PUBLISHER: Harry N. Abrams Inc., Publishers
PLACE: New York
YEAR: 1972
BINDING: Hardcover
NO. OF PAGES: 242 (192 illustrations including 53 hand-tipped plates in full colour)
SIZE:
Height: 11 in (27.9 cm)
Width: 11.5 in (29.2 cm)
Depth: 1.5 in (3.8 cm)



The first international monograph on a living Indian artist, this seminal volume was brought out in New York by the renowned art publisher and collector, Harry N. Abrams in 1972. Co-authored by the art critics Richard Bartholomew and Shiv S. Kapur, this publication highlighted Abrams' connection with modern Indian art. With his wife Nina, Abrams added pieces by Husain and other artists like Ram Kumar and Shanti Dave to his impressive personal collection, alongside works by international masters like Warhol, Giacometti and Miro. With more than fifty hand-tipped colour plates, and several other black and white reproductions of Husain's work, this impressive book offers a comprehensive survey of Husain's work and achievements during the three earliest decades of his career.







  Lot 9 of 90  

WORDS AND LINES: 24-HOUR AUCTION
20-21 APRIL 2011

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Category: Books


 









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