The book is a compilation of work of K.G. Subramanyan exhibited in the Exhibition K.G. Subramanyan-A Retrospective. The book has more than 350 works of the artist from every period and in all the different genres and mediums. His paintings, terracotta relief's, reverse paintings on glass and acrylic, linocuts, lithographs, etching, silkscreens, drawings, studies, children's books, toys and saras-paintings on terracotta platters - and photographs of his murals are all included in this exhibition. The selection reveals the full extent and depth of his achievements over the years. K.G. Subramanyan has explored all possible forms of expression and constantly reinventing his pictorial language remaining deeply attached to the pictorial traditions of our country as well as reinventing new contemporary pictorial strategies.