Avinash Chandra at work in his studio, New York – Photograph

Series nameChandra in the 1970s

This black and white photograph depicts Avinash Chandra at work in his studio in New York. The style of the painting in the photograph is consistent with Chandra’s artistic development in the 1960’s and early seventies. He returned to London in 1969.

Date of Creation / Publicationearly 1970s
Associated Person/ OrganisationChandra, Avinash
LocationNew York
Collection and Reference NumberAvinash Chandra Collection (GB 2661 AC)
Catalogue NumberAC/1970/3
CopyrightValerie Murray Chandra
Access to originalsThe originals are located with Valerie Murray Chandra
Series notesThe 1970s grouping depicts the evolving nature of Avinash Chandra's work. It includes several photographs of original drawings and murals as well as an exhibition catalogue from New York and publicity material.
Collection notesThe Avinash Chandra Collection is divided by decades and a grouping featuring selected slides. The 1950s to 1980s sections feature exhibition catalogues, photographs of paintings, drawings and murals and promotional material. The selections of 35mm slides depict Chandra's art work over the decades.