Shikha Trivedy

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Akbar Padamsee Courtesy: Artslant.com
9 June 2016 Gateway House

India’s embassies: a story of art history

The MEA's Objects d'art committee selects the best of Indian art and craft for the country's embassies across the globe, and over the years it's choices have been dictated as much by the many conflicting ideas of India as by an emotional response to an object. But in an age when everything has a price and is a collectible, the ministry's collection makes it a rare custodian of India's cultural heritage.