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ABDUR RAHMAN CHUGTAI (1894 - 1975)

CHUGHTAI'S INDIAN PAINTINGS

“My art is strongly influenced by the stories I heard when I was young, from Islamic religious texts. Also some of the Persian fairy tales which my mother used to recount, has..... 

Estimate: Rs 50,000-Rs 75,000 ( $680-$1,015 )


Chughtai's Indian Paintings

New Delhi: Dhoomi Mal Dharam Das, 1951

pp 21; 35 full-page tipped plates with tissue guards carrying extensive commentaries. In addition, there are 8 small black and white tipped-in plates based on Chughtai's line drawings. In the introduction, the text also has a one-page note by Chughtai and one-page note by the publisher, bound in black buckram with a black and white line drawing and the title-ticket pasted on cover
39.3 x 30.4 cm