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The Resource The triumph of modernism : India's artists and the avant-garde, 1922-1947, Partha Mitter

The triumph of modernism : India's artists and the avant-garde, 1922-1947, Partha Mitter

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The triumph of modernism : India's artists and the avant-garde, 1922-1947
Title
The triumph of modernism
Title remainder
India's artists and the avant-garde, 1922-1947
Statement of responsibility
Partha Mitter
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This richly illustrated volume explores the contested history of art and nationalism in colonial India during the period 1922-47. The author shows that modernist Western art, which was rebelling against the Western academic tradition, had a strong influence on Indian art made during this period
Cataloging source
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Mitter, Partha
Dewey number
  • 709.5'4'0904
  • A 709.545
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Art, Indic
  • Art, Indic
  • Modernism (Art)
  • Nationalism and art
  • Avant-garde (Aesthetics)
  • Art and Design
Target audience
specialized
Label
The triumph of modernism : India's artists and the avant-garde, 1922-1947, Partha Mitter
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 256-260) and index
Control code
9781861893185
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
271 p.
Isbn
9781861893185
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.), ports.
Label
The triumph of modernism : India's artists and the avant-garde, 1922-1947, Partha Mitter
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 256-260) and index
Control code
9781861893185
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
271 p.
Isbn
9781861893185
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.), ports.

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