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Veteran painter and writer Manuj Babu Mishra died of a heart attack this week at the age of 83. Mishra was already iconic in his lifetime—his paintings enjoyed wide recognition at home and abroad while he was also a respected and prolific writer of fiction, history, and art. Manuj Babu Mishra was a celebrated polymath but also an extreme recluse who shunned the limelight. He had often referred to himself as a hermit of sorts and he breathed his last at the so-called Hermitage, his personal residence.
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Veteran artist and litterateur Manuj Babu Mishra—noted for his distinct approach to art, blending the elements of surrealism and symbolism, evident most prominently in his famous Monalisa series—has passed away. Mishra was 83.
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