By: J.P. Losty & Jagdish Mittal (Authors)
Hyderabad, Jagdish and Kamla Mittal Museum of Indian Art: 2016
Seller ID: 111748
This exceptionally informative and beautifully illustrated catalogue examines the Museums holdings of paintings done in India under the British during the late 18th and 19th centuries in style popularly known as company Painting. The high-commissioned the best examples of these paintings in India routinely took them back to England upon their retirement from service in India Despite that obstacle and the reticence of most Indian collectors of miniature painting to embrace this unique cultural hybrid of India and Europe, Jagdish and Kamla Mittal were attracted by the new vision and innovative s... View More...