Saturday, January 26, 2008

Raja Ravi Varma

Raja Ravi Varma (also spelled Raja Ravi Verma) is one of India’s greatest artist. His works, especially in the paintings potraying Indian women is really superb. The faces of his paintings contains thousands expressions. He is truly a genius not only in his time, but now. Wonder why great artist seldom appriciated in their times (in their own country)...but only after their death they are appriciated. Here are some of his master pieces.

Village Belle with Brass Pot

Malayalee Lady

Village Belle( my most favourite..look at those eyes!)

Lady Lost in Thought

These are only few of his paintings. There are more superb paintings which if you are interested to see.. click here

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