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V S Gaitonde
Untitled


"There is a kind of metamorphosis in every canvas, and the metamorphosis never ends."
- V S GAITONDE

Vasudeo Santu Gaitonde's aesthetic vision was rooted in a deeply meditative sensibility. Although he was loath to calling himself an abstract artist and disliked being slotted into any known genres, Gaitonde is undoubtedly one of India's foremost modern abstract expressionists. According to art historian Gayatri Sinha, "In...



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  Lot 13 of 80  

EVENING SALE | LIVE AUCTION, NEW DELHI
21 SEPTEMBER 2017

Estimate
Rs 10,00,00,000 - 15,00,00,000
$1,587,305 - 2,380,955


Winning Bid
Rs 19,99,00,000
$3,173,016

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)

Import duty applicable Import duty applicable Why?


ARTWORK DETAILS

V S Gaitonde
Untitled
Signed and dated in Devnagari (on the reverse)
1963
Oil on canvas
50 x 40.25 in (127 x 102.2 cm)

PROVENANCE:
Estate of Carole Nimmo Bourne, New York
Private Collection, New York
Property from an Important Asian Private Collection

Category: Painting
Style: Abstract


 









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