Estate of Atul Bose. Thence by descent.
CATALOGUE NOTESA portrait of Jawaharlal Nehru; India's first Prime Minister and one of the most influential leaders of the Indian Independence Movement. Bose's penchant for capturing anatomical peculiarities earned him a reputation as a much sought after portrait painter in those times. Dimension: 15(H) x 12(W).
A portrait of Indian social reformer and educator Ishwar Chandra Vidyasagar. Bose often made portraits of varied freedom fighters and was appointed to paint the who's-who of the times. Dimension: 14.5(H) x 9(W).
A portrait of Michael Madhusudhan Dutta; a Bengali poet and playwright. Oil portraits of Swami Vivekanda and Michael Madhusudan Dutta are on display at the Victoria Memorial Hall Kolkata. Dimension: 9.5(H) x 7.5(W)