Tyeb Mehta

Born in Kapadvanj, a town in Gujarat in 1925, Tyeb Mehta believed, "In art you have to go on for a long time before you can say 'I have done something.'" Initially a film editor, his interest in painting led him to the Sir J.J. School of Art, Mumbai from where he graduated in 1952. Between 1959 and 1964 he lived and worked in London. He also visited the US on a Rockefeller Fund Scholarship in 1968.

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PAST AUCTIONS          
Showing 4 of 39 works

Lot 52 Details

Evening Sale of Modern and Contemporary Indian Art
24 February 2016

Tyeb Mehta

Untitled

Oil on canvas

48.6 x 58.1 in





Lot 53 Details

Evening Sale of Modern and Contemporary Indian Art
24 February 2016

Tyeb Mehta

Head

Pencil on paper

9.7 x 6.8 in





Lot 23 Details

Evening Sale, New Delhi | Live
10 September 2015

Tyeb Mehta

Untitled...

Oil on canvas

69 x 47 in

Winning bid
$1,771,154
Rs 11,51,25,000
(Inclusive of buyer's premium)




Lot 24 Details

Evening Sale, New Delhi | Live
10 September 2015

Tyeb Mehta

Untitled

Crayon on paper

25 x 19 in

Winning bid
$46,154
Rs 30,00,000
(Inclusive of buyer's premium)




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EXHIBITIONS          
Showing 4 of 11 works

Lot 20 Details

Sculptures Show.
25 January-15 February 2007

Tyeb Mehta

Untitled

Bronze

8.5 x 13 x 17 in






Lot 293 Details

Works on paper.
20 February-15 March 2003

Tyeb Mehta

Untitled

Serigraphy on paper

24.5 x 21.5 in






Lot 78 Details

Modern Indian Art.
13-16 May 2001

Tyeb Mehta

Untitled

Oil on canvas

58 x 38 in






Lot 79 Details

Modern Indian Art.
13-16 May 2001

Tyeb Mehta

Gesture III

Oil on canvas

60 x 48 in






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