Ganesh Pyne

Ganesh Pyne is obsessed with death. He can't forget his first brush with death, in the summer of 1946, when communal riots had rocked Kolkata. His family was forced out of their crumbling mansion. As he roamed around the city, he stumbled upon a pile of dead bodies. On the top was the body of a stark naked old woman, with wounds on her breast. No wonder then his paintings rarely has light backgrounds, and blue and black happens to be his...
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Honours and Awards
  • 2011 Raja Ravi Varma Award from the Kerala Government
  • 2009 D.Litt...
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    Modern and Contemporary Indian Art
    Dec 03-04, 2014

    Ganesh Pyne

    Untitled

    Tempera on canvas

    16.5 x 19.5 in

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    Ganesh Pyne

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    Mixed media on paper pasted on board

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    Pen and ink and coloured pencil on paper

    11 x 7.5 in

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    Dec 02, 2014

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    Gouache on card paper

    6 x 7.5 in

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    Jun 18-19, 2014

    Ganesh Pyne

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    Mixed media on paper

    5.5 x 3.5 in





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    Mar 26-27, 2014

    Ganesh Pyne

    Untitled

    Pen and ink on paper

    9 x 11 in

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    Rs 3,63,912
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    Ganesh Pyne

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    Ink on paper

    4.5 x 4.5 in



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    Mar 26-27, 2014

    Ganesh Pyne

    Untitled

    Ink on paper

    3.5 x 3.5 in

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    Rs 63,720
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    EXHIBITIONS          
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    Lot 91 Details

    Online Paper Work Show,Jan 2006.
    Feb 02-20, 2006

    Ganesh Pyne

    Untitled

    Pen and ink on paper

    4.5 x 5.7 in






    Lot 92 Details

    Online Paper Work Show,Jan 2006.
    Feb 02-20, 2006

    Ganesh Pyne

    Durga I

    Pen and ink on paper

    5.3 x 3.3 in






    Lot 93 Details

    Online Paper Work Show,Jan 2006.
    Feb 02-20, 2006

    Ganesh Pyne

    Untitled

    Pen and ink on paper

    5.5 x 3.5 in






    Lot 94 Details

    Online Paper Work Show,Jan 2006.
    Feb 02-20, 2006

    Ganesh Pyne

    Banquet Room

    Pen and ink on paper

    3.5 x 5.5 in






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