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CHUGHTAI’S PAINTINGS

Dimension: a) 12 x 10 in b)15.5 x 12 in

$ 1,500 - $ 1,875

CHUGHTAI’S INDIAN PAINTINGS
A.
CHUGHTAI’S PAINTINGS
Thirty-nine Plates in all – Thirty-four Plates in colour and two pencil drawings, three monochromes Foreword by Dr. James H. Cousins/
Introduction and critical annotations by Mrs. Razia Siraj-ud-Din
Lahore (India): Jahangir Book Club, Chabuk Sawaran

No date but c. 1940 and First Edition thus Pp 24 + 39 tipped-in plates with tissue guards carrying the title Paper-covered boards with title-ticket pasted on cover and with the remnants of a fragile dustjacket, which is rarely to be found in the case of the first edition.

B.
CHUGHTAI’S INDIAN PAINTINGS
Thirty-five plates in all – Twenty-seven in colours and the rest in monochromes Foreword by Dr Tara Chand/ Introduction and notes by Principal S. Kashmira Singh
New Delhi: Dhoomi Mal Dharam Das, 1951 Pp 21 + 35 full-page tipped plates with tissue guards carrying extensive commentaries

In addition there are 8 small b&w tipped-in plates based on Chughtai’s line drawings in the Introduction
The text also has one-page note by Chughtai and one-page note by the Publisher Bound in black rexine with a b&w line drawing and the title-ticket pasted on cover and with damaged dustjacket which is rarely to be found.

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