Portrait of Kolkata 8 by Samir Biswas

Samir Biswas
2012. Madhumita Biswas
8 postcards in black & white illustration
11.5 cm x 16 cm


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Samir Biswas is a master illustrator based in Kolkata (formely Calcutta) . His style of line drawing and realism brilliantly captures the beauty and diversity of Kolkata in its simplest form. Samir Biswas who is a local art college graduate, started sketching the city in the 1980s when Kolkata began to change. Many of his prints are on permanent display at the prestigious CIMA Gallery in Kolkata. This collection comes with 8 postcards each containing beautiful illustration of Kolkata cityscape.


Howrah Bridge

Armenian Church

Portuguese Church

Calcutta Collectorate

Chowringhee 1987

New Market

Bible House & YMCA

Darbhanga House

Nizam’s Palace

107 Mahatma Gandhi Road

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Weight 100 g
Dimensions 11.5 × 16 cm

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