From Pitol, Jhabua, Madhya Pradesh

Based in Bhopal


Bhuri Bai Pitol

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About the Artist

The petite Bhil artist from Pitol-Motabawri village in Jhabua is known for her drawings of the Flora and Fauna of the region. Bhuri Bai works as an artist in Lok Kala Academy in Bhopal. She is the recipient of the highest award 'Shikhar Samman (1986-1987) from the Government of Madhya Pradesh in 1998 The Madhya Pradesh Government honored her with the Ahillya Sanman, Her painting 'Story of the Jungle' was auctioned at Sothebys in 2007.