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(Central Library of)


1. Nand Lal Bose

One of the Foremost figures in the modern remaissance of Indian Painting. He is not only the leader of the so called Bengali School of Painting but is also recognised as one of the Master artists of the World.

Following paintings of Sri Nand Lal Bose is available in the library.

26 Buddha



Woman opening the door having a pitcher under her arm pit.

Water Colour

124 Vanquished man.

Pastel Colour

2. Amit Kumar Haldar

He is aproduct ofKala Bhawan, Shantiniketan. He was Principal, Govt. School of Arts and Crafts, Lucknow. He is one of the representatives of Bengal School of painting and has been student of Arvinda Nath Tagore. He is famous as fresco painter.

1 Shahjahan and Jahanara Water colour
2 King Udyan & Buddha Wash ainting
3 King Ashoka Carrying the Bodhi Tree Wash painting
4 Hiun Tesang being examined by Dwarpendit of Nalanda University prior to the admission. Wash painting
5 Emperor Harshavardhan and his sister RajyaShri at Prayag Wash painting
6 King Yasovardhan III of Combodiya entering the newly built Angkoor Vat Temple Wash painting
7 Akbar Discussing the plan of Fatehpur Sikri Wash painting
8 Shivaji taking Bhagua Jama and blessings from his Guru Ramadad Wash painting
9 Emperer Chandra Gupta Maurya receiving the great Envoy Magasthones in the presence of his Chancellor Chanakya and his great consort Water Colour
10 At work Water Colour
11 Bhajan Water colour
12 Weaver Girl Water colour
13 Mother Water Colour
14 Pride of youth Water Colour
15 Call from behind Water Colour
16 Heavy load Water Colour
17 Faquir Water Colour
18 Busy day Water Colour
19 To the Market Water Colour
20 Dance and Rhythm Water Colour
21 Day's Work Water Colour
184 Dancing Apsara Sketch (Reprint)

3. M. Abdur Rehman Chutai

Prsian by tradition and Moghul by birth Chugtai brings to the art the delicacy of line and fine finish of Indo Persian Art.

These pictures in the library were presented to us by Late Mr. D.N. Bonarjee.

22 Krishna Water Colour
24 Dancing girl Water Colour
25 Persian lady reading Quran Water Colour
114 Seated woman Water Colour

4. Lalit Mohan Sen

He was famour as a Painter, Graphic Artist, Sculptor and a Photographer. He was Principal of Govt. School of Arts and Crafts, Lucknow. He had been a student of Royal Academy of Art. His discipline on the acadmic school of painting is exceptional. He had a formidable influence on his students like M/s M.L. Nagar, R.S. Dixit, Frank Wasley etc. His portrails and landscapes, besides being realistic are vibrant with life. He has done impressionistic work also.

51 Village hamlet Line-cut.
52 Temple Line-cut
53 Forest scene Line-cut
54 Figure of a lady with her shadow and another  lady with her shadow Wood-cut
233 Figure of a nude lady Wood-cut

5. Sudhir Ranjan Khastgir

He is a product of Kala Bhawan, Shantiniketan. He was Principal of Govt. College of Arts and Craft, Lucknow. He has made significant experiments in broad lines and is known for spontinity of expression both in painting and sculpture. He is one of the pioneer of Art Education. He was awarded PadamShri.

55 Waiting bride Water colour
58 Two dancing girls Oil Colour
59 Seated yong lady Oil Colour
60 Two ladies Water colour
61 Worshiping lady before a temple Water colour
62 Spring season; squirrel on a branch Oil colour
63 Seven Paniharins under Amaltash tree Oil Colour
67 Mother and Child Oil Colour
68 young lady Water colour
70 Landscape Water Colour
71 Seated Lady Water colour

Four parrets and a pair of white doves sitting on blossm

Oil Colour
79 Mountain Water colour
81 Flute player Oil Colour
82 "Revolution" A young brave man striving to achieve his goal Water colour
84 Lady with Tanpura Water colour
186 A young tired lady resting herself Oil Colour

6. Ambika Prasad Dube

He is a product of govt. College of Arts and Crafts, Lucknow. He is famour for transparent water colour and landscapes. His painting of Banaras Ghat is famours.

116 1.Gwalin, 2. A apir of saints playing on Tanpura and Chikara

Oil painting

7. S.H. Askari

He was product of Govt. College of Arts and Crafts, Lucknow. He also served this College for 15 years. He was famous for portrail painting and landscape in water colour, oil colour and pastel colour.




Oil Colour

8. B.N. Jijja

He is an Artist of the modern Lucknow School. He has been working Publication Division of Ministry of Informatio and Broadcasting, Govt. of india. He is famous for western style wash painting.


A street scene from Almora

Water Colour

9. Ram Autar Jaiswal

He is a product of Govt. College of Arts and Crafts, Lucknow. At present he is working as Lecturer of Drawing and painting in Ajmer Degree College.

118 Birds back to home Water colour
125 Work at River Oil Colour

10. Madan Lal Nagar

He is the product of Govt. College of Arts and Crafts, Lucknow. At present he is working as Head of the Department of Fine Arts in College of Arts and Crafts, Lucknow. He is known for his simplified landscape and expressive portraits and is largely impressed by Late Sri L.M. Sen.

93 Village Landscape Oil Colour
95 End of the struggle Oil Colour

Village landscape

Water colour
100 Landscape Oil Colour
101 Village Landscape Water Colour
102 Landscape (A narrow lane of Almora) Water colour
04 Landscape Water Colour
141 Landscape (City) Water Colour
142 Landscape Water Colour

11. R.S. Bisht

The present Principal and the Dean, Faculty of Fine Arts is the product of Govt. College of Arts and Crafts, Lucknow. He is eminet modern Indian painter. The library has three paintings of Mr Bisht.


Rigures of two wormen in different colourrepresenting modern art

Oil Colour
108 Three monkeys sitting under the tree Oil Colour
109 A scene of mountain Water Colour

12. D.P. Dhulia

He is a promissing artist. His paintings ‘Landsdown under snow fall" and ‘Sunset on hills" are famour paintings. He has ben participating in exhibitions and has been awarded prizes.


Banyan tree Water colour

13. Autar Singh Panwar

He is product of Kala Bhawan, Shantiniketan. At present he is working as Head of the Department of Sculpture, College of Arts and Crafts, Lucknow. He is famous as Sculptor and Painter.

128 Cocks figting Water colour
132 Pilgrimage Water Colour

14. Muni Singh

He is a product of Govt. College of Arts and Crafts, Lucknow. At present he is working as an Artist in State Museum, Lucknow. He is Master of Miniature painting.


An old man at agony in midnight

Water colour

15. B.N. Arya

He is at present workingas an Assistant Professor in the College of Arts and Crafts, Lucknow. He is signifucant young exponent of Wash stule and has made new experiments in it.


Excitment in estrangement Water Colour

16. S.S. Kunwar

He is a product of Govt. College of Arts and Crafts, Lucknow.


Budha conquered the Cupid

Water colour

17. N.K. Misra

He is product of Govt. College of Arts and Crafts, Lucknow and is recognised as a significant wash painter.

23 Woman Watching a pair of doves. Water Colour
112 Three Paniharin Water Colour


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