Sheikh Mohammed Sultan, was a Bengali great artist who worked in painting and drawing. His fame rests on his striking depictions of exaggeratedly muscular Bangladeshi peasants engaged in the activities of their everyday lives.

Born:                      August 10, 1923, Narail District

Died:                       October 10, 1994, Jessore District

Resting place         Narail, Bangladesh

Education         Government School of Art

Known for        Painting, drawing

Artworks:              Chardakhal,
                               The Agrarian Bengali Musalman,
                               Gypsy Family,

Movies:                The Inner Strength

Nationality:         British Indian   :  1923-1947
                             Pakistani         :  1947-1971
                             Bangladeshi    : 1971-1994

Awards:               Ekushey Padak -1982,
                            Bangladesh Charu Shilpi Sangsad Award - 1986,
                            Independence Day Award - 1993

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