B Prabha


"It is my aim to paint the trauma and tragedy of women"

B. Prabha was born in the village of Bela, near Nagpur in Maharashtra in 1933. Growing up in a close-knit middle-class family, she studied at the Nagpur School of Art and went on pursue a Diploma in Painting and Mural Painting from the Sir J.J. School of Art, Mumbai. Although she worked mostly with oils on canvas, this modern painter did explore several media,...
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Honours and Awards
  • 1958 First Prize at the Bombay State Art Exhibition
  • Received All India Fine Arts and Crafts Society (AIFACS) Award, New Delhi
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    Lot 36 Details

    Evening Sale | New Delhi, Live 20 September 2018

    B Prabha

    Untitled

    Oil on board

    23.2 x 39.1 in

    Winning bid
    $33,566
    Rs 24,00,000
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)


    Lot 37 Details

    Evening Sale | New Delhi, Live 20 September 2018

    B Prabha

    Untitled

    Oil on canvas

    22.5 x 34.4 in

    Winning bid
    $20,140
    Rs 14,40,000
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)


    USD payement only Lot 98 Details

    Summer Online Auction 13-14 June 2018

    B Prabha

    Untitled

    Oil on canvas

    30.1 x 24 in

    Winning bid
    $19,800
    Rs 13,06,800
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)

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    Summer Online Auction 13-14 June 2018

    B Prabha

    Untitled

    Oil on canvas

    38 x 43.9 in

    Winning bid
    $39,600
    Rs 26,13,600
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)

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    Lot 34 Details

    No Reserve Auction of Modern and Contemporary Art and Collectibles

    B Prabha

    Untitled

    Acrylic and gouache on paper board

    18.7 x 12.1 in

    Winning bid
    $3,960
    Rs 2,53,440
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)


    Lot 38 Details

    Modern Masters: No Reserve Art Auction

    B Prabha

    Untitled

    Oil on canvas

    23.4 x 19.5 in

    Winning bid
    $14,100
    Rs 9,02,400
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)



    EXHIBITIONS          
    Showing 4 of 4 works

    Lot 374 Details

    Works on paper. 20 Feb-15 Mar 2003

    B Prabha

    Mother & Child

    Watercolour on paper

    19 x 11.8 in




    Lot 375 Details

    Works on paper. 20 Feb-15 Mar 2003

    B Prabha

    Seated Women

    Watercolour on paper

    12 x 18 in




    Lot 31 Details

    Indian Contemporary Art. 16-22 March 2001

    B Prabha

    Untitled

    Oil on canvas

    34 x 52 in




    Lot 32 Details

    Indian Contemporary Art. 16-22 March 2001

    B Prabha

    Untitled

    Oil on canvas

    30 x 24 in







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