About Indian Tribal Artists - BHASKAR CHITRAKAR

From the depiction of Hindu gods & goddesses, Kalighat paintings developed to reflect a variety of contemporary themes, like the Bengali Babu and Bibi, reproduced here in vegetable dye on paper by artist Bhaskar Chitrakar, trained in this art form. Interesting themes like the featured pair show romancing while the cats look on; marrying tradition with modernity and humour.