K. Venkatappa, the man and his art
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K. Venkatappa, the man and his art by Saligrama Krishna Ramachandra Rao

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Published by Directorate of Kannada and Culture in Bangalore .
Written in English



  • India,
  • Karnataka


  • Veṅkaṭappa, Ke., 1887-1967,
  • Artists -- India -- Karnataka -- Biography

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Edition Notes

On the life and work of a painter from Karnataka.

StatementS.K. Ramachandra Rao.
ContributionsKarnataka (India). Directorate of Kannada and Culture.
LC ClassificationsN7310.V4 R36 1988
The Physical Object
Pagination146 p., 12 p. of plates :
Number of Pages146
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1831993M
LC Control Number89903887

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