X

Accompany with Authenticity Certificate

EMI

Need Help checking out, or want to order by phone?

+91 9903971710

support@artshoppy.com

Artist Photo

Shanu Lahiri

| Followers

ABOUT ARTIST

Shanu Lahiri(1928-2013)  was a student of the Govt.College of Art & Craft,Kolkata. She was the first student of the college to receive the AIFACS President's Gold Medal. In1951, she studied at the École du Louvre and Académie Julian in Paris on a French Government scholarship. Belonging to a culturally elevated family, her elder brothers were Nirode Majumder, India’s first avant-garde artist, & Kamal Kumar Majumder.

Following her academic career in the West, she joined the faculty of visual arts at Rabindra Bharati University & became its Dean. She started India’s first women’s only group called “The Group”. Recognized for her individualistic style, she combined Indian folk elements & the traditions of the French Masters & addressed the contemporary realities of society. In 2000 she was selected as the President’s nominee for the Selection Committee,University of Hyderabad & in 2003 she was conferred D.Lit by Rabindra Bharati University.

Selected Exhibitions- from the 50’s she exhibited regularly in Delhi, Mumbai & Kolkata. In 1972 there were prominent solo shows at Toronto & San Francisco & at Lezoterique Gallery,Montreal in 1975. “Introducing innovations in Etching” in 1987 at the Birla Academy of Art & Culture; 50 years Retrospective at the Academy of Fine Arts in 1997. She held over 30 solo shows in India & abroad & participated in several community art shows & camps.

Selected Collections- Berlin Museum & Gallery; Dominion Art Gallery,Montreal;  ; Lalit Kala Akademi,New Delhi; Museum of Bengal Modern Art,Kolkata; Salar Jung Museum,Hyderabad; Birla Academy of Art & Culture; AIFACS, New Delhi; National Gallery of Modern Art,New Delhi; Academy of Fine Arts,Kolkata; Centre for Social Studies,Kolkata;  École du Louvre,Paris; Raj Bhavan,Kolkata; Income Tax Department,New Delhi; La Martiniere for Girls School,Kolkata; Modern High School,Kolkata; University of Newcastle,England; Galerie La Mere,Kolkata; Galerie 88,Kolkata; London Montessori Centre,London; Indian Montessori Centre,Kolkata.

SHANU LAHIRI MORE BY

Untitled 36 X 30 Inch 91.44 X 76.2 cm Acrylic on Canvas

₹ 75,000 /-

lady on a rickshaw 20.5 X 14.5 Inch 52.07 X 36.83 cm Mix Media on Paper

₹ 70,000 /-

Celebration 20.5 X 14.5 Inch 52.07 X 36.83 cm Acrylic on Paper

₹ 70,000 /-

SIMILAR ARTWORKS

Buddha
By Dhiraj Choudhury
18 X 18 Inch 45.72 X 45.72 cm Acrylic on Canvas

₹ 75,000 /-
NEW

Untitled
By Chandra Bhattacharjee
54 X 44 Inch 137.16 X 111.76 cm Acrylic on Canvas

₹ 550,000 /-

Untitled
By Diptish Ghosh Dastidar
36 X 36 Inch 91.44 X 91.44 cm Acrylic on Canvas

₹ 75,000 /-

Falling Heroes
By Bijan Choudhury
42 X 36 Inch 106.68 X 91.44 cm Acrylic on Canvas

₹ 135,000 /-

Falling Heroes
By Bijan Choudhury
42 X 36 Inch 106.68 X 91.44 cm Acrylic on Canvas

₹ 135,000 /-

Durga
By Atin Basak
30 X 24 Inch 76.2 X 60.96 cm Tempera on Canvas

₹ 75,000 /-

Untitled
By Manu Parekh Manu Parekh
12 X 18 Inch 30.48 X 45.72 cm Acrylic on Canvas

₹ 70,000 /-

Untitled
By Manu Parekh Manu Parekh
24 X 24 Inch 60.96 X 60.96 cm Acrylic on Canvas

₹ 200,000 /-

RECENTLY VIEWED

Faces of March - 2
By Babu Xavier 24 X 24 Inch 60.96 X 60.96 cm Acrylic on Canvas

55000/-

Untitled
By Samir Aich 48 X 48 Inch 121.92 X 121.92 cm Acrylic on Canvas

300000/-

Self Potrait
By Paritosh Sen 16 X 20 Inch 40.64 X 50.8 cm Acrylic on Canvas

300000/-

Untitled
By Tumpa Chowdhury 10 X 6 Inch 25.4 X 15.24 cm Watercolor on Paper

10000/-

Untitled
By Folk & Tribal Art 26 X 12 Inch 66.04 X 30.48 cm Acrylic on Fabric

9000/-

Tribal Portrait
By Folk & Tribal Art 15 X 12 Inch 38.1 X 30.48 cm Acrylic on Canvas

4000/-

Untitled
By Shanu Lahiri 36 X 30 Inch 91.44 X 76.2 cm Acrylic on Canvas

75000/-

Untitled
By Folk & Tribal Art 26 X 12 Inch 66.04 X 30.48 cm Acrylic on Fabric

10000/-