Abani Sen is regarded as one of the Old Masters of modern Indian painting. He was born in 1905 in Bengal, and taught and painted for 45 years until his dealth in 1972 in New Delhi. Throughout his long career he won many awards and recognition throughout India. He was awarded the Governor General's Plaque in 1949.

His main contribution to Indian Art has been to bring about a change and to break through the Colonial Academic...
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Honours and Awards
  • 1949 Awarded Governor Generals Plaque, 18th Annual All India Art Exhibition., All India Fine Arts and Crafts Society (AIFACS), New Delhi.
  • 1945, 46, 47 First Prize, Annual Exhibition., Bombay Art Society, Mumbai
  • 1933-34 First Prize, Academy of Fine Arts, Kolkata
  • 1928-29 First Prize, Annual Exhibition., Nainital Art Club, Nainital
  • Awarded Govt. Scholarship, Government School of Art, Kolkata
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    Lot 30 Details

    Spring Live Auction 26 March 2019

    Abani Sen


    Oil on canvas

    33.5 x 27.5 in

    Winning bid
    Rs 4,02,500
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    Absolute Tuesdays 19 December 2023

    Abani Sen


    Ink on paper

    8 x 10.25 in

    Winning bid
    Rs 19,200
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)

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