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Jitendra Arya

(died 2011), Photographer and national chief photo editor at 'The Times of India'

Artist associated with 3 portraits

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Laura Knight, by Jitendra Arya, for  Camera Press: London: UK - NPG x194010

Laura Knight

by Jitendra Arya, for Camera Press: London: UK
bromide print, 1960s
NPG x194010

Image currently unavailable owing to copyright restrictions

John Piper

by Jitendra Arya, for Camera Press: London: UK
bromide press print, 1953
NPG x184034

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Sir Ralph Richardson

by Jitendra Arya
bromide press print, 1956
NPG x184143

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Kavi Arya

25 August 2017, 05:18

Jitendra Arya is my father and passed away in 2011. We have a huge trove of his original prints dating back to the 50's and 60's of well known British personalities including the Mountbattens, Sir Bertrand Russel, various prime ministers, politicians, theatre artists, etc. The collection now belongs to Jitendra Arya Foundation with physical address of: 12-A Ivanhoe Bldg., Gen. Bhonsle Marg, Mumbai 400021. I may be reached at: Dr. Kavi Arya (mobile: +919820414114). We are presently featuring a Jitendra Arya's first ever Retrospective Exhibition entitled "Light Works" at Mumbai's National Gallery of Modern Art (NGMA) from 1st Sept. to 8th Oct. 2017.

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