K Hebbar


"The time has passed for artists to be patronized. They must now have a standing of their own."

Kattingeri Krishna Hebbar was born in 1911 at Kattingeri in the Udupi district of Karnataka. His father used to make clay idols of Lord Ganesha during festivals and this background in folk art helped Hebbar decide that he wanted to pursue art as a career. Despite training in the Western tradition, Hebbar’s body of work remained...
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Honours and Awards
  • 1990 Maharashtra Shasan ‘Gourav Puraskar’
  • 1989 ‘Padma Bhushan’, by...
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    K HEBBAR WORKS IN PAST AUCTIONS      
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    Painting by K K Hebbar

    Lot 84 Details

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

    K K Hebbar

    Untitled

    Watercolor on paper

    14 x 19 in

    Winning bid
    $8,136
    Rs 4,80,024
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)




    Painting by K K Hebbar

    Lot 121 Details

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

    K K Hebbar

    Untitled

    Pen and ink on paper

    19 x 14 in





    Painting by K K Hebbar

    Lot 32 Details

    Live Auction Modern Evening Sale
    Feb 15, 2014

    K K Hebbar

    Untitled

    Oil on canvas

    20 x 27 in

    Winning bid
    $37,377
    Rs 22,80,000
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)




    Painting by K K Hebbar

    Lot 52 Details

    Live Auction Modern Evening Sale
    Feb 15, 2014

    K K Hebbar

    Untitled

    Oil on canvas

    36 x 42 in

    Winning bid
    $39,344
    Rs 24,00,000
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)




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