Photograph of Shrikant Apte

COLLAGES DEPICTING INDIA'S FREEDOM STRUGGLE

Artist - Shrikant Apte


Shrikant Apte's collages on freedom struggle of India are unique in various respects. One cannot believe that bits of paper can be pasted to give such rich images that have depth and convey the mood of the times.

Please click on any image to see a bigger picture and read a brief description about the person / event.

Mangal Pande

Mangal Pande
Size = W 11" x H 13"
Price = EUR 1,100-

Nanasaheb Peshwa

Nanasaheb Peshwa
Size = W 11" x H 13"
Price = EUR 1,100-

Rani Lakshmi Bai of Jhansi

Rani Lakshmi Bai
Size = W 11" x H 13"
Price = EUR 1,100-

Ramchandra Pandurang - Tatya Tope

Tatya Tope
Size = W 11" x H 13"
Price = EUR 1,100-

Swami Dayanand Saraswati

Swami Dayanand Saraswati
Size = W 11" x H 13"
Price = EUR 1,100-

Swami Vivekanand

Swami Vivekanand
Size = W 11" x H 13"
Price = EUR 1,100-

Lokmanya Bal Gangadhar Tilak

Lokmanya Bal Gangadhar Tilak
Size = W 11" x H 13"
Price = EUR 1,100-

Lala Lajpat Rai

Lala Lajpat Rai
Size = W 11" x H 13"
Price = EUR 1,100-

Bipin Chandra Pal

Bipin Chandra Pal
Size = W 11" x H 13"
Price = EUR 1,100-

Bhagat Singh

Bhagat Singh
Size = W 11" x H 13"
Price = EUR 1,100-

Chandrashekhar Azad

Chandrashekhar Azad
Size = W 11" x H 13"
Price = EUR 1,100-

Hari Shivaram Rajguru

Shivaram Rajguru
Size = W 11" x H 13"
Price = EUR 1,100-

Lala Lajpat Rai

Ganesh Vidyarthi
Size = W 11" x H 13"
Price = EUR 750-

Pandit Ram Prasad Bismil

Pandit Ram Prasad Bismil
Size = W 11" x H 13"
Price = EUR 1,100-

Sukhdev Thapar

Sukhdev Thapar
Size = W 11" x H 13"
Price = EUR 1,100-

Madan Mohan Malviya

Pandit Madan Mohan Malviya
Size = W 11" x H 13"
Price = EUR 500-

Mahatma Gandhi

Mahatma Gandhi
Size = W 11" x H 13"
Price = EUR 1,100-

Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru

Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru
Size = W 11" x H 13"
Price = EUR 500-

Sir Syed Ahmed Khan

Sir Syed Ahmed Khan
Size = W 11" x H 13"
Price = EUR 500-

Dandi March led by Mahatma Gandhi

Dandi March
Size = W 12" x H 15"
Price = EUR 1,100-

Quit India Movement

Quit India Movement
Size = W 15" x H 12"
Price = EUR 1,100-

First war of Independence - 1857

First war of Independence - 1857
Size = W 13" x H 10"
Price = EUR 1,500-

Execution by cannon in 1857

British Atrocity - 1
Size = W 17" x H 11"
Price = EUR 1,500-

Executions by hanging in 1857

British Atrocity - 2
Size = W 17" x H 11"
Price = EUR 1,500-

The Battle Field of 1857

Rani Jahnsi in Battle Field
Size = W 18" x H 12"
Price = EUR 1,500-

Fort with tree

Topkhana at Delhi
Size = W 15" x H 11"
Price = EUR 1,100-

Salimgarh Fort

Salimgarh Fort
Size = W 15" x H 11"
Price = EUR 1,100-

Jalian Wala Bagh

British Atrocity - 3
Size = W 11" x H 15"
Price = EUR 1,100-


  1. All collages are duly framed in fibre. Sizes are of collage only, without frame and background space.
  2. Prices are ex-Bhopal. Packing and forwarding will be extra at actuals.
  3. Discount of 25 per cent will be given to educational / charitable institutions.
  4. Payment in advance by wire transfer.

Please write to Shrikant Apte if any of the above collages interest you.

shrikant1953@gmail.com


About Shrikant Apte

Born (1953) at Ujjain, Madhya Pradesh. Presently living in Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh, India
Graduate of Science
No formal education in fine arts
Active as a painter since 70s
Held one-man shows and participated in group shows at various places
Has contributed many paintings, including a series on Bhopal Gas Tragedy, to Bhopal Memorial Hospital and Research Center
Well known as a satirist and playwright
Writes regular satire columns in a prominent Hindi newspaper
His radio plays are regularly broadcast by All India Radio
Published two books Neki kar hisab main likh and "Chhupan chupaya
His collages are unique since they try to create realistic images with depth and emotions.


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