Line Drawing, 1967 – Drawing

Series nameSlides from the 1970s

This is a line drawing in black and red ink by Avinash Chandra. The style and theme represent Chandra’s work of the late sixties and 1970s. These drawings later developed into more complex and colourful depictions of the female body on larger canvases.

Date of Creation / Publication1967
CreatorChandra, Avinash
Associated Person/ Organisation
LocationNew York
Collection and Reference NumberAvinash Chandra Collection (GB 2661 AC)
Catalogue NumberAC/SS/1970/1
CopyrightValerie Murray Chandra
Access to originalsThe originals are located with Valerie Murray Chandra
Series notesThese two slides from the 1970s, represent the pen and ink drawings of female bodies which Chandra later developed into complex, colourful paintings and murals during this decade.
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.