ISBN 9788174364371,Satish Chandra: Master Of Atmospherics

Satish Chandra: Master Of Atmospherics



Academic Foundation

Publication Year 2005

ISBN 9788174364371

ISBN-10 8174364374


Number of Pages 276 Pages
Language (English)

Biography & autobiography

Satish Chandra Was One Of The Most Renowned Landscape Painters In India. Such Was His Confidence In His Art, And His Love For Nature, That He Devoted His Whole Life To Painting Landscapes. In The End, He Acquired A Reputation Second To None On The Indian Art Scene.

He Was The True Artist Of India'S Northern Plains, And As Special, Gentle And Dignified A Person As His Art Was Uplifting. This Book Is A Loving Tribute To Satish By His Wife, Meenakshi. She Was His Muse, He Was Her Mentor, And The Two Have Merged In An Extraordinary Way In This Book, Bringing Alive The Artist And His Art.

About The Author
Meenakshi Chandra Met Satish Chandra While She Was A Student, And He A Teacher, At The Government College Of Arts And Crafts, Lucknow. They Got Married In 1972 And Shared Thirty-Two Years Together, Many Of Them In A Beautiful Cottage On The Campus Of The College Where They Met. He Was Not Just Her Husband But Her Best Friend, Mentor And Guide.

Now The Principal Of Children'S Palace Nursery School In Lucknow, Meenakshi Can Still Feel Her Late Husband'S Presence In Her House, Which Is Full Of His Paintings. However, She Misses The Flower That Satish Used To Give Her Every Morning.