Amrita Sher-Gil, Rebel with
Follow the life of Amrita Sher-Gil. Born of mixed parentage, she was part Indian and part Hungarian. She lived a short but terrifically productive life, weaving her way through India, Florence, Paris and Hungary, before to India to look for artistic inspiration. Her abrupt death left her family, friends and admirers heart-broken.
The book combines art history, little world history, photos by Umrao Singh Sher-Gil, and Amrita’s artwork with illustrated details about Amrita’s life and her many moods. Written by Anita Vachharajani. Published by Harper Collins Childrens Books, India, 2018. Buy a copy here.