(1918 - 1989)
Indra Dugar was active/lived in India. Indra Dugar is known for painting.
Biography Indra Dugar
Indra Dugar was born in 1918 in Jiagunj, a town on the banks of the
Hooghly River in Murshidabad, West Bengal. His family, Jains, who had
migrated from Rajasthan a couple of centuries ago, held art in high
regard. He was introduced to painting at an early age by his father
Hirachand Dugar (1898-1951), a respected artist and one of the first
students of Kala Bhavan at Rabindranath Tagore's Vishwa Bharati
University in Santiniketan.
According to Dugar, his father's role in
shaping his artistic career was vital. "My father, Hira Chand, was the
melodious music. I am just a very faint distant echo [...] He is a key
that would, as it were, open the small lock of my humble treasure
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