• Kolkata Canvas

Kolkata Canvas

Sunil K. Dutt
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About This Book

KOLKATA CANVAS is a portfolio of black-and-white photographs of the city by Sunil K. Dutt. Dutt prefaces it by a rather gushing piece of text ("I simply try to touch the feet of Kolkata and her loving citizens"), followed by a learned elegy to the city by Goutam Ghose. This is a mixed collection. There are interesting and arresting photographs, especially the couple of rather bizarre studies of Bengali family life with a mother and her two grown-up offspring engaged in horseplay. Some of the images are visual clich?s of the city, while a few others appear a trifle contrived. Victoria, Book Fair, the photogenic Ray in his photogenic study, rickshawpullers, foreigners, cows. This is a fascinatingly dated picture of students in front of Presidency College. From the graphiti and cars to the way the saris are worn, this is a bit of history. Sunil K. Dutt has been working for more than forty years as a photographer on various socio-economic, political and cultural human interest areas. His works have been published and received well all over the world. Among his prominent works are — Something Beautiful for God written by Malcolm Murgeridege, Mother Teresa — Down Memory Lane and Shantiniketan.

Book Details

Language: English
Publisher: Alchemy Publishers
Stock Code: 9798180460271
Paper Count: 116
Book Format: Hardback
ISBN: 9798180460271
Publishing Year: 2005

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