This is one of Paniker's early works of the fifties. Quite a few works were biblical in theme and this represents 'Genesis'. It is a monochromatic piece and is an oil on paper work.


  • Title: Genesis
  • Creator: K.C.S. Paniker
  • Date Created: 1957/1957
  • Location: Cholamandal Artists’ Village Injambakkam, Chennai, India.
  • Physical Dimensions: 150 x 215 cms
  • Type: Painting
  • Medium: Oil on Board
  • Movement: Madras Movement
  • Creator's Lifetime: 1911/1977
  • Artist Biography: 1911 Born in Tamil Nadu. 1944 Establishment Progressive Painters' Association, Madras. 1954 One of the Nine Eminent Artists of India, National Akademi. 1957 Principal, Government School of Arts & Crafts, Madras. 1961 VI Biennale de São Paulo. 1964-67 Tokyo Biennale; Venice Biennale; Establishment Cholamandal Artists’ Village 1977 Passes away in Madras.

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