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Raja Ravi Varma, Looking into the Mirror

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Raja Ravi Varma, Looking into the Mirror

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Traditionally dressed Malayali lady and child looking into the mirror. മലയാളം: പരമ്പരാഗത വസ്ത്രം ധരിച്ച മലയാളി വനിതയും കുഞ്ഞും കണ്ണാടി നോക്കുന്നു.

Ravi Varma (1848–1906), Indian painter best known for uniting Hindu mythological subject matter with European realist historicist painting style. He was one of the first Indian artists to use oil paints and to master the art of lithographic reproduction of his work. In addition to incidents in Hindu mythology, Varma painted many portraits of both Indians and British in India.

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