ISBN 9788190157636,Raja Ravi Varma: The Most Celebrated Painter of India (1848-1906)

Raja Ravi Varma: The Most Celebrated Painter of India (1848-1906)


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Publication Year 2007

ISBN 9788190157636

ISBN-10 8190157639

Hard Back

Number of Pages 208 Pages
Language (English)

The Arts

Parsram Mangharam's Raja Ravi Varma: The Most Celebrated Painter of India is a collection of prints containing 200 reproductions of Raja Ravi Varma's paintings. Summary of the Book Raja Ravi Varma's paintings are a treat for any art aficionado. They are perhaps the most famous works of art and found in almost ever home in India. His paints of the Gods and Goddesses of Hindu mythology have become definitive renditions of the stories and form a vital part of any study of Indian art and culture. In this collection, Parsram Mangharam showcases 200 paintings by the man praised as the prince of painters by several eminent names across Indian history. About Parsram Mangharam Parsram Mangharam is an Indian art appreciator and historian. His garage in Sadashivnagar, Bangalore has become a museum of rare oleograph prints of paintings by Raja Ravi Varma. He has also written: Ravi Raja Varma: The Painter Prince. Both these books were written by Parsram at the behest of his friend, the Maharaja of Travancore.