About Panchugopal Dutta

The late Panchugopal Dutta was an important painter and sculptor from the Bengal School of Art. A pupil of Ramananda Bandyopadhyay, Mr. Dutta is known for his "Bengali style" of painting. His classic works include gods and goddesses; particularly depiction of Devi ‘Durga’,  traditional rendition of the powerful Goddess which is characterized by its geometrical complexity, symmetry and symbolism.