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Photos: 'Princes & Painters' Opening Pulls Patrons, VIPs

Photos: 'Princes & Painters' Opening Pulls Patrons, VIPs

NEW YORK, February 22, 2012 — Distinguished Asia Society patrons and special guests, including the novelist Salman Rushdie, attended the opening of Asia Society Museum's latest exhibition, Princes and Painters in Mughal Delhi, 1707-1857 — the first exhibition in the West to showcase Delhi's rich history of art, artists and patrons who flourished during a crucial transitional period in Indian history. The exhibition's co-curators, historian William Dalrymple and Yuthika Sharma gave members a special tour.

Related Links:
Asia Blog interview with William Dalrymple
Video: Asia Society Museum Exhibit Depicts 'Transitional Moment' in India's History
Exhibition website

February 23, 2012
by Shreeya Sinha