Priya Pawar – Photograph

Series nameBiography

This photograph features Indian classical dancer Priya Pawar paying respect to her dance teacher, Pundit Sundar Prashad. The photograph was taken sometime in the early 1970s in India.

Date of Creation / Publication1970s
Associated Person/ OrganisationPawar, Priya
Collection and Reference NumberPushpalata Dance Company (GB 2661 PD)
Catalogue NumberPD/BIO/3
Access to originalsThe originals belong to Priya Pawar.
Series notesThis category consists of promotional material such as flyers which provide a biographical summary of Priya Pawar’s work and photographs.
Collection notesThe digitised materials from the Pushpalata Dance Company consist of documentation such as flyers and photographs of Priya Pawar’s performances such as ‘Chitrangada’, ‘Chandalika, The Outcaste’, Kathak-Odissi performances and various others. In addition, photographs and leaflets relating to her previous dance company, Triveni, her community, outreach and education work and biographical information are also included.