K G Subramanyan

Born in Kerala on 15 February 1924, K G Subramanyan was one of the leading artists who was part of India’s post-Independence search for identity through art. He completed his Bachelor’s Degree in Economics from the Presidency College in Chennai. In 1948, he graduated from Kala Bhavan in Santiniketan, where he studied under the tutelage of Benode Behari Mukherjee, Nandalal Bose and Ramkinkar Baij. In 1955, he received a British Council Research...
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Honours and Awards
  • 2012 Padma Vibhushan by the Government of India
  • 2006 Padma Bhushan,...
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    Lot 8 Details

    The Ties That Bind: South Asian Modern and Contemporary Art
    30 Nov-01 Dec 2016

    K G Subramanyan

    Interior with Fish

    Acrylic on canvas

    23.7 x 17.6 in





    Lot 28 Details

    The Ties That Bind: South Asian Modern and Contemporary Art
    30 Nov-01 Dec 2016

    K G Subramanyan

    paper

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    Winning bid
    $4,412
    Rs 3,00,000
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    Lot 30 Details

    The Ties That Bind: South Asian Modern and Contemporary Art
    30 Nov-01 Dec 2016

    K G Subramanyan

    Reverse painting in acrylic on glass

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    Winning bid
    $27,141
    Rs 18,45,600
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    Lot 20 Details

    Evening Sale | Live, New Delhi
    08 September 2016

    K G Subramanyan

    Untitled

    Acrylic on canvas

    22.5 x 27 in

    Winning bid
    $27,273
    Rs 18,00,000
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    Lot 13 Details

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    K G Subramanyan

    Untitled

    Watercolour and charcoal on paper

    8.7 x 12.9 in

    Winning bid
    $1,269
    Rs 83,760
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)




    Lot 9 Details

    No-Reserve Auction of Indian Art

    K G Subramanyan

    Kailas I

    Reverse painting on plastic sheet

    11.4 x 8.1 in

    Winning bid
    $4,578
    Rs 3,02,160
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    Lot 7 Details

    No-reserve Auction of Indian Art

    K G Subramanyan

    Untitled

    Reverse painting on acrylic sheet pasted on board

    11.7 x 8.3 in

    Winning bid
    $2,400
    Rs 1,58,400
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    Lot 30 Details

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    K G Subramanyan

    Untitled

    Watercolour on paper pasted on mountboard

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    Winning bid
    $900
    Rs 58,500
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)




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    EXHIBITIONS          
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    Lot 2 Details

    Ode to the Monumental.
    14-18 March 2014

    K G Subramanyan

    Untitled

    Acrylic on canvas

    60 x 300 in






    Lot 40 Details

    Works on paper.
    02-20 February 2006

    K G Subramanyan

    Untitled

    Watercolour on paper

    5.5 x 4 in






    Lot 41 Details

    Works on paper.
    02-20 February 2006

    K G Subramanyan

    Untitled

    Watercolour on paper

    5.5 x 4 in






    Lot 42 Details

    Works on paper.
    02-20 February 2006

    K G Subramanyan

    Untitled

    Watercolour on paper

    12 x 6.5 in






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    K G Subramanyan

    Untitled

    Silk screen on paper

    36 x 30 in

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    Untitled

    Silk screen on paper

    36 x 30 in

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    Untitled

    Silk screen on paper

    36 x 30 in

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    Untitled

    Silk screen on paper

    36 x 30 in

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    Untitled

    Silk screen on paper

    36 x 30 in

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    Serigraphy on paper

    40 x 30 in

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    Untitled

    Serigraphy on paper

    36 x 30 in

    $672
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    Untitled

    Serigraphy on paper

    36 x 30 in

    $672
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    Untitled

    Serigraphy on paper

    36 x 30 in

    $672
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    K G Subramanyan

    Untitled

    Serigraphy on paper

    36 x 30 in

    $672
    Rs 45,012






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