Chintamoni Kar

Chintamoni Kar was born in Kharagpur, West Bengal in 1915. The Indian Society of Oriental Art, Calcutta, served as his alma mater. He studied sculpture at the Academie de la Grande Chaumiere, Paris, in 1938. On his return to India, he was a teacher at the University of Calcutta. Later, he also taught at the Delhi Polytechnic. In 1946 he moved from India to London. He was elected member to the Royal Society of British Sculptors. He was elected...
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Honours and Awards
  • 1974 Awarded Padma Bhushan by Government of India
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    CHINTAMONI KAR WORKS IN PAST AUCTIONS      
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    Painting by Chintamoni  Kar

    Lot 124 Details

    Autumn Art Auction
    Sep 24-25, 2013

    Chintamoni Kar

    Untitled

    Bronze

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    Winning bid
    $5,902
    Rs 3,60,000
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)




    Painting by Chintamoni  Kar

    Lot 67 Details

    24-Hour Online Absolute Auction: Editions
    Jul 25-26, 2012

    Chintamoni Kar

    Standing Woman

    Bronze

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    Winning bid
    $4,922
    Rs 2,65,800
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)




    Painting by Chintamoni  Kar

    Lot 92 Details

    24-Hour Online Absolute Auction: Editions
    Jul 25-26, 2012

    Chintamoni Kar

    Nymph

    Bronze

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    Winning bid
    $6,667
    Rs 3,60,000
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)




    Painting by Chintamoni  Kar

    Lot 3 Details

    Sculpted: 24 Hour Auction
    Aug 24-25, 2011

    Chintamoni Kar

    Untitled (from...

    Bronze

    24 x 12 x 12 in

    Winning bid
    $23,244
    Rs 10,22,736
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)




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