Item description for David Gentleman's India by David Gentleman...
Exploring the land, architecture, and people of India, David Gentleman's travels have informed this collection of watercolors and reminiscences. The result is not a romantic or nostalgic vision, but a study of a country in part patient, traditional, and unchanging, but one also renewed and transformed by its energy, inventiveness, and ingenuity.
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Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 10.7" Width: 8.5" Height: 0.5" Weight: 1.8 lbs.
Release Date Apr 28, 2006
Publisher India Research Press
ISBN 8187943718 ISBN13 9788187943716
Availability 0 units.
More About David Gentleman
Gentlemen is a watercolourist, wood engraver and lithographer. He designed the murals at Charing Cross on the underground and has designed a number of British stamps.
David Gentleman currently resides in London. David Gentleman was born in 1930.
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An alternative to glossy photo's Jul 4, 1998
Whilst visiting India I wished to purchase a record of my visit there. Having been many times before and working for the last 13 years with people from the Asian continent, I wanted something that reflected what I knew of them and that region.
David Genlteman's book brings to life many of the mannerisms and features of the people from all over India in a manner reminiscant of Lowry. His detailed watercolours of the local architecture convey the substance of the subject.