Bhupen Khakhar


Bhupen Khakhar is remembered as an iconoclast and a maverick, a man who never did what was expected, and who was open about his views on everything – from social sectarianism to his own homosexuality, all of which are reflected in his works. Born in 1934, Khakhar began his career in art fairly late in life, at the age of 38. Then a practicing chartered accountant, he joined the M.S. University at Baroda to study art criticism in his late...
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Honours and Awards
  • 1986 Asian Cultural Council Starr Fellowship, New York
  • 1984 Padma Shri, Government of India
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    Lot 48 Details

    Live Auction: Modern Evening Sale - New Delhi
    Sep 04, 2014

    Bhupen Khakhar

    Untitled

    Watercolour on paper

    12 x 16 in

    Winning bid
    $22,000
    Rs 13,20,000
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)




    Lot 17 Details

    24 Hour Online Auction: Works on paper
    Mar 26-27, 2014

    Bhupen Khakhar

    Untitled

    Watercolour on paper

    15.5 x 11.5 in

    Winning bid
    $6,108
    Rs 3,60,372
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)




    Lot 18 Details

    24 Hour Online Auction: Works on paper
    Mar 26-27, 2014

    Bhupen Khakhar

    Shah Aalam

    Sketchpen on paper

    8.5 x 10 in

    Winning bid
    $3,991
    Rs 2,35,440
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)




    Lot 65 Details

    24 Hour Online Auction: Works on paper
    Mar 26-27, 2014

    Bhupen Khakhar

    Untitled

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    Winning bid
    $6,708
    Rs 3,95,772
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)




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    Lot 6 Details

    Absolute Auction of Modern & Contemporary Indian Art

    Bhupen Khakhar

    Untitled

    Pencil on paper

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    Winning bid
    $2,340
    Rs 1,38,060
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)





    EXHIBITIONS          
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    Lot 234 Details

    Works on Paper 2003.
    Feb 20-Mar 15, 2003

    Bhupen Khakhar

    Untitled

    Serigraphy on paper

    15 x 11 in






    Lot 235 Details

    Works on Paper 2003.
    Feb 20-Mar 15, 2003

    Bhupen Khakhar

    Untitled

    Watercolour on paper

    16.1 x 12.2 in






    Lot 236 Details

    Works on Paper 2003.
    Feb 20-Mar 15, 2003

    Bhupen Khakhar

    4 Figures

    Watercolour on paper

    10 x 14 in






    Lot 237 Details

    Works on Paper 2003.
    Feb 20-Mar 15, 2003

    Bhupen Khakhar

    Milan Airport

    Watercolour on paper

    12 x 15 in






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    Ref 36665 Details


    Bhupen Khakhar

    Soliloquoy

    Archival inkjet on paper

    17 x 24 in

    $1,048
    Rs 62,900




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    Bhupen Khakhar

    Memories

    Archival inkjet on paper

    16 x 17 in

    $882
    Rs 52,900






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