Bazaar Through Glass Door, Bombay

Artist: Raghubir Singh (Indian, 1942–1999)

Date: 1989, printed 1991

Medium: Chromogenic print

Dimensions: 25.3 x 37.5 cm (9 15/16 x 14 3/4 in.)

Classification: Photographs

Credit Line: Purchase, Cynthia Hazen Polsky Gift, 1991

Accession Number: 1991.1285

Rights and Reproduction: © Ragubir Singh


In this view of a busy intersection through a plate-glass window, Singh vividly captures the surging energy and functional mayhem of Bombay, India's Mayanagri, or City of Wealth.