And as the story develops – effortlessly absorbing parts of comedy and romance – so does the spectacle, increasing in scale and scope in ways that could be unimaginable today. Indian Art was given a new lease of life by the British in early 19th century when the new government required painters to document Indian life and instances. The English School work, as these new art have been called had seen the emergence of India’s best artists of all times Raja Ravi Verma. Other necessary artists of the Colonial period embrace Jamini Roy, Amrita Shergil, Ramkinker Baij and Rabindranath Tagore. After independence, Indian art became more various and artists like Maqbool Fida Hussain, Francis Newton Souza, Subodh Gupta, Devajyoti Ray, Sudip Roy, Paresh Maity and Bose Krishnamachari earned international recognition.
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