“On the banks of the Hooghly river, there were settlements of five European communities or colonies such as—British colonies, French colonies, Danish colonies, Dutch colonies and last but not the least Portuguese colonies. They formed their colonies mostly for training purposes. Through exposure to their artistic knowledge and practice native artists learnt how to use… Continue reading Exhibition :Mythological Oil Paintings:19th & early 20th Century of BENGAL
Troilakyanath Deb was a Bengali artist of 19th Century A.D . He is notable for wood engraving in the history of Bengal art . The book authored by Jyotirmoy Bhattacharya (Curator, Art Alinda) describes the life story of the artist and contains rare images of his artworks. The book is published by Mandas.