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 8 Details

    ALive: Evening Sale of Modern and Contemporary Art 17 September 2020

    B Prabha

    Untitled

    Oil on canvas

    41 x 16 in

    Winning bid
    $14,795
    Rs 10,80,000
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    Lot 65 Details

    ALive: Evening Sale of Modern and Contemporary Art 17 September 2020

    B Prabha

    Untitled

    Oil on canvas

    29.5 x 24.5 in

    Winning bid
    $36,164
    Rs 26,40,000
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    Lot 44 Details

    Summer Online Auction 24-25 June 2020

    B Prabha

    Untitled

    Oil on canvas

    30 x 24 in

    Winning bid
    $24,000
    Rs 17,76,000
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    Summer Online Auction 24-25 June 2020

    B Prabha

    Untitled

    Oil on canvas

    11.5 x 11.5 in

    Winning bid
    $11,100
    Rs 8,21,400
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    FRIDAY FIVE 16 October 2020

    B Prabha

    Untitled

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    Winning bid
    $7,938
    Rs 5,75,475
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    Lot 4 Details

    Friday Five 25 September 2020

    B Prabha

    Untitled

    Bronze

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    Winning bid
    $11,944
    Rs 8,65,950
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    Lot 1 Details

    FRIDAY FIVE 31 July 2020

    B Prabha

    Untitled

    Oil on canvas

    36 x 42 in

    Winning bid
    $18,430
    Rs 13,63,800
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    Lot 37 Details

    Absolute Tuesdays 7 July 2020

    B Prabha

    Untitled

    Oil on canvas

    11.5 x 14.5 in

    Winning bid
    $10,541
    Rs 7,80,000
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    EXHIBITIONS          
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    Lot 374 Details

    Works on paper. 20 Feb-15 Mar 2003

    B Prabha

    Mother & Child

    Watercolour on paper

    19 x 11.75 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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