indian paintings

Mapping 300 years of Indian landscape art with 385 art works (With Images)

August 9th, 2012 - 11:54 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 9 (IANS) Three hundred years ago, India went to Europe with realistic paintings of villages, the green countryside, temples, forts, people and festivals in water colours and ... Read more...

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Raza painting to be sold by Sotheby’s (With Image)

March 19th, 2012 - 4:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 19 (IANS) Leading Indian contemporary artist S.H. Raza's most significant work, "Village with Church", once owned by John D. Rockefeller III, will be auctioned at Sotheby's in ... Read more...

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Kumari Selja inaugurates Kazakh art exhibition

May 11th, 2011 - 6:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 11 (IANS) Union Minister of Culture Kumari Selja inaugurated an exhibition of artifacts and paintings from Kazakhstan here Wednesday.Part of 'Days of Culture of Kazakhstan' festival at ... Read more...

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Souza’s tribute to Tagore highlight of Indian auction

November 23rd, 2010 - 6:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 23 (IANS) Encouraged by the recovery of the art market after a slowdown of 30 months, a leading Bangalore-based auction house has lined up rare art works of Indian ... Read more...

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Indian paintings’ exhibition opens in southern Kazakh city

March 12th, 2010 - 7:33 pm ICT by IANS
Astana, March 12 (IANS) "Kalpana", an exhibition comprising the works of 14 renowned Indian artists, has opened at a glittering ceremony in Shymkent, the capital of South Kazakhstan at the newly constructed ... Read more...

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Indian envoy inaugurates exhibition in southern Kazakh capital Shymkent

March 12th, 2010 - 5:14 pm ICT by ANI
Shymkent (Kazakhstan), Mar. 12 (ANI): India's Ambassador to Kazakhstan, Ashok Sajjanhar, on Thursday, inaugurated an exhibition of Indian paintings called "Kalpana" comprising works of 14 of some of the most renowned Indian ... Read more...

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Hindus laud New York Metropolitan Museum of Art for Ramayana exhibition

March 1st, 2010 - 11:44 am ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Mar 1 (ANI): Globally renowned Metropolitan Museum of Art (MMA) of New York is organizing "Scenes from the Ramayana" exhibition from March 31 to September 27.It will include selection of ... Read more...

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Italian actor to star in Malayalam film

November 28th, 2009 - 3:29 pm ICT by ANI
Kochi, Nov 28 (ANI): Vincenzo Bocciarelli, a popular Italian actor will feature in a Malayalam film that is going to hit the theaters soon.Bocciarelli will be portraying the role of a painter ... Read more...

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Boston museum to exhibit Indian jewels

October 20th, 2009 - 1:33 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Oct 20 (IANS) In the first exhibition of Indian art at a major American museum in nearly 30 years, 16 finest examples of Indian art will be featured at the Museum ... Read more...

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Mehta, Husain highlights of Sotheby’s New York sale (With Image)

August 21st, 2009 - 12:24 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 21 (IANS) A rare piece of work by Tyeb Mehta, M.F. Husain's "Bewildered Brown" and a range of miniature Jataka paintings sourced from a private Indian collector will be ... Read more...

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Huge response to Indian art in Hong Kong: Paresh Maity

December 16th, 2008 - 12:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 16 (IANS) Leading contemporary artist Paresh Maity, who is set to showcase his new body of works in Hong Kong in February, says Indian art gets a tremendous response ... Read more...

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Financial crisis in US affects Sotheby’s Hong Kong art sale

October 5th, 2008 - 4:10 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 5 (IANS) The Sotheby's Hong Kong art sale felt the ripples of The financial turmoil in the US and Europe as two of the seven works by contemporary Indian ... Read more...

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Hidden for 164 years, Indian paintings now dazzle London (Lead)

May 16th, 2008 - 8:41 pm ICT by admin
By Dipankar De Sarkar London, May 16 (IANS) Hidden away in underground storage vaults for 164 years, more than 100 stunning Indian paintings from the Ramayana dating back to the 17th century went ... Read more...

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