Toothless Lion, Postcard to Kanai Samanta
22 February 1955
Collection: DAG Museums
An old lion without teeth and claws looks helplessly from inside a bamboo enclosure. But why is there a sense of anxiety in his eyes, and even in the wobbly lines that Nandalal uses to paint his wrinkled skin? The letter to his friend, Kanai Samanta, offers a remarkable explanation.
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