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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    Painting by Ganesh  Pyne

    Lot 20 Details

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

    Ganesh Pyne

    Untitled

    Pen and ink on paper

    9 x 11 in

    Winning bid
    $6,168
    Rs 3,63,912
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    Painting by Ganesh  Pyne

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    Mar 26-27, 2014

    Ganesh Pyne

    Untitled

    Ink on paper

    4.5 x 4.5 in



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    Painting by Ganesh  Pyne

    USD payement only Lot 149 Details

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    Mar 26-27, 2014

    Ganesh Pyne

    Untitled

    Ink on paper

    3.5 x 3.5 in

    Winning bid
    $1,080
    Rs 63,720
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    Painting by Ganesh  Pyne

    Lot 7 Details

    Live Auction Modern Evening Sale
    Feb 15, 2014

    Ganesh Pyne

    Untitled

    Watercolor on paper

    4.5 x 6.5 in

    Winning bid
    $8,262
    Rs 5,04,000
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    GANESH PYNE WORKS IN PAST EXHIBITIONS     
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    Lot 91 Details

    Online Paper Work Show,Jan 2006.

    Ganesh Pyne

    Untitled

    Pen and ink on paper

    4.5 x 5.7 in






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    Lot 92 Details

    Online Paper Work Show,Jan 2006.

    Ganesh Pyne

    Durga I

    Pen and ink on paper

    5.3 x 3.3 in






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    Lot 93 Details

    Online Paper Work Show,Jan 2006.

    Ganesh Pyne

    Untitled

    Pen and ink on paper

    5.5 x 3.5 in






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    Lot 94 Details

    Online Paper Work Show,Jan 2006.

    Ganesh Pyne

    Banquet Room

    Pen and ink on paper

    3.5 x 5.5 in






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