Thursday, June 9, 2011

Kalaguru Bishnu Prasad Rabha, a pencil portrait tribute.

Kalaguru Bishnu Prasad Rabha (Pencil portrait)

A very famous personality from Assam. Bishnu Prasad Rabha was a figure from the Indian province of Assam, well known for his literary and cultural contributions. As an advocate of peoples' cultural movement, he drew heavily from different genres of classical and folk cultural traditions. In his home state, people affectionately called him Kala Guru, 'the master of the arts'.

1 comment:

robertsloan2art said...

Good portrait and fascinating story. Thanks for sharing the history of this interesting man.