Indian, 19th – 20th century, male.
Born 6 May 1861, in Calcutta (now Kolkata); died 7 August 1941, in Calcutta.
Watercolourist, painter, draughtsman, pastellist, printmaker, musician, poet, writer. Allegorical subjects, figures, portraits, flowers, landscapes, animals.
Rabindranath Tagore, known best in the West for his poetry and the essays for which he was awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1913, was intellectually very close to Mohandas Gandhi....
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Subjects: Painting ; Prints and Printmaking ; 20th-Century Art ; 19th-Century Art
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