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MEHTA, Tyeb (1925 - 2009), Painter, draughtsman

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
MEHTA, Tyeb (1925 - 2009), Painter, draughtsman

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Indian, 20th century, male.

Active also active in England.

Born 1925, in Kapadvanj (Gujarat); died 1 July 2009.

Painter, draughtsman.

After studying in Bombay (now Mumbai), Mehta worked in London from 1959 to 1964. In 1965, he returned to India and now lives in Mumbai. Mehta is a figure painter. In the early stages the physical situation in which he set his figures was disturbing and the

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