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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    USD payement only Lot 7 Details

    Summer Online Auction
    Jun 10-11, 2015

    K K Hebbar

    Untitled (Study...

    Watercolour on paper

    3.5 x 9 in

    $2,000-3,000
    Rs 1,24,000- 1,86,000

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    Jun 10-11, 2015

    K K Hebbar

    Untitled

    Oil on canvas

    21.5 x 25.5 in

    $15,000-18,000
    Rs 9,30,000- 11,16,000

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    Lot 8 Details

    The Discerning Eye: Bangalore Live Auction
    Apr 15, 2015

    K K Hebbar

    Untitled

    Oil on cardboard

    8 x 10.5 in





    Lot 63 Details

    Works on Paper Online Auction
    Mar 18-19, 2015

    K K Hebbar

    Untitled

    Ink on paper

    21 x 14.5 in





    Lot 21 Details

    Modern and Contemporary Indian Art
    Dec 03-04, 2014

    K K Hebbar

    Untitled

    Oil on canvas

    39.5 x 29.5 in





    USD payement only Lot 71 Details

    Modern and Contemporary Indian Art
    Dec 03-04, 2014

    K K Hebbar

    Zakopane

    Watercolour & Pen on paper

    11 x 15.5 in



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    Lot 41 Details

    No-Reserve Auction of Modern and Contemporary Art

    K K Hebbar

    Untitled

    Oil on canvas

    21.5 x 27.5 in

    Winning bid
    $15,484
    Rs 9,60,000
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)








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