Born in 1937. Studied at the Government College of Arts & Craft, Kolkata. His work were exhibited both in India and Abroad. His work has been permanently collected in National Museum of Modern Art, New Delhi, the Birla Academy of Art & Culture, Kolkata and the Singapore Art Museum etc. His selected shows: Art Musings, Mumbai, 2007; `Painting`,CIMA, Kolkata, 1995; The New Space, Dubai, 2006; Art and Soul, New Delhi, 2007. He is the recipient of National Award in Graphic Art, India, 1971. His work is primarily inspired from nature and the Bengali middle class.