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HEBBAR, Krishna (1911 - 1996), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
HEBBAR, Krishna (1911 - 1996), Painter

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Indian, 20th century, male.

Born 1911, in Kattingeri (Karnataka); died 1996.

Painter. Figure compositions.

Krishna Hebbar graduated from the Sir J.J. School of Arts in Bombay (now Mumbai). In 1949, he travelled to Europe and in 1953 was member of a delegation of Indian artists visiting the USSR. His work moved towards a synthesis of Indian artistic tradition and contemporary Western developments.

In 1946 his Women Bathing

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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