(1953-2019) worked for over four decades at the India International Centre where she held the post of Chief, Programme Division. A gold medallist in MA (History) from University of Delhi, she lived history. A self-taught artist, illustrator and author, the central core of her paintings are a ‘gang’ of animals.
In 2001, she was decorated Dame in the civil merit honours list of the King of Spain.
(Photograph: Ram Rahman)