The book takes the reader on an exciting visual adventure. From anonymous indigenous artists of the 19th century to early oils by Raja Ravi Varma and the academic realists; from Amrita Sher-Gil and Jamini Roy to several others: this publication offers a veritable feast for the eyes.
Recent paintings by modern and contemporary Indian artists of the stature of M.F. Husain, Tyeb Mehta, Professor K.G. Subramanyan and A. Ramachandran; sculptures by Ramkinkar Baij, Meera Mukherjee and Piloo Pochkhanawala; photographs by Lala Deen Dayal, and contemporary treasures by Raghu Rai complete the picture.