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Bhupen Khakhar (1934-2003), Indian painter

Artist of 1 portrait
Bhupen Khakhar was born in Bombay and qualified as a chartered accountant before moving to Baroda in 1962 to join the Art Criticism course at the Faculty of Fine Arts. It was here that he started painting and he held his first solo exhibition in Bombay in 1965. Khakhar lived and worked in India.

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Salman Rushdie ('The Moor')

by Bhupen Khakhar
oil on linen, 1995
On display in Room 35 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 6352