Artwork details: Title: Boy with Bird Year: 2000 Medium: Mixed Media on Paper Size: 50 x 65 cm ABOUT THE ARTIST Sakti Burman, (b. 1935), is one of India’s Masters of Contemporary Indian art. He incorporates both Western-style painting and traditional Indian culture. He paints medieval icons in a dream-like manner, by using a marbling effect – blending oil and acrylic paint together. His paintings are rich and bold in colour and exude fantasy and romanticism.