Krishna Reddy


"I feel above all else, print making makes one learn to be humble."

Born in Chitoor, Andhra Pradesh on 15 July 1925, printmaker and sculptor Krishna Reddy studied art at the Vishwa-Bharati University, Santiniketan, West Bengal. From 1947 to 1950 he headed the art section at Kalakshetra, Chennai. Later, with the help of philosopher-writer J. Krishnamurthi, Reddy traveled to Europe, where he spent his most impressionable...
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Honours and Awards
  • 2005 Lifetime Achievement Award by The Society of American Graphic Artists (SAGA)
  • 1999 Honored by the Manhattan Graphics Center, New York
  • 1972 Padma Shri, Government of India
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    Lot 12 Details

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

    Krishna Reddy

    Woman of Sunflower

    Viscosity on Arches paper

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    Lot 98 Details

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

    Krishna Reddy

    SEA forms

    Viscosity on paper

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    Lot 138 Details

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

    Krishna Reddy

    Butterfly Formation

    Viscosity on paper

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    Lot 7 Details

    EDITIONS 24-Hour Auction
    May 18-19, 2011

    Krishna Reddy

    Untitled

    Etching on paper

    15.5 x 18.5 in

    Winning bid
    $2,645
    Rs 1,15,058
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)




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    Lot 7 Details

    No-Reserve Auction of Modern & Contemporary Art

    Krishna Reddy

    Rhyme broken

    Intaglio on paper

    14.5 x 20 in

    Winning bid
    $1,967
    Rs 1,20,000
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)




    Lot 95 Details

    No-Reserve Auction of Modern & Contemporary Art

    Krishna Reddy

    Apus space

    Lithograph on paper

    14 x 19 in

    Winning bid
    $852
    Rs 51,960
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)





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    Lot 410 Details

    Works on Paper 2003.
    Feb 20-Mar 15, 2003

    Krishna Reddy

    Flower plants

    Watercolour on paper

    22 x 15 in






    Lot 411 Details

    Works on Paper 2003.
    Feb 20-Mar 15, 2003

    Krishna Reddy

    Plants III

    Watercolour on paper

    15 x 19 in









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