PARITOSH SEN(1918-2008): Born 1918 in Dhaka, now in Bangladesh, Paritosh Sen has a Diploma in Fine Arts from the Government College of Arts and Crafts, Chennai. In 1942, he moved to Calcutta, where he and a group of friends formed the Calcutta Group, an association of artists that sought to incorporate contemporary values in Indian art. In 1949, he left for Paris to study further, attending, among other institutes, the Ecole des Beaux Arts. He received a Fellowship for 1970-'71 from the John D. Rockefeller III Fund. A prolific writer, Sen has published many works in both Bengali and in English, including a series of autobiographical vignettes titled 'Jindabahar Lane'. His works have been exhibited in India and internationally, in Paris, London, Germany, Tokyo and in the US.
Artist passed away on 22nd October 2008

Artist: Paritosh Sen

Size: 9.5" x 14.5"
Medium: Watercolor on paper ( both sides)


Artist: Paritosh Sen

Year: 2006
Size: 11" x 8"
Medium: Pen on paper


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