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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    Winter Online Auction 9-10 December 2019

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    Oil on canvas

    30 x 60 in


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    Mixed media on paper

    15.5 x 19.5 in

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    Mixed media on paper

    8.25 x 9.25 in


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    No Reserve Auction of Modern and Contemporary Art 11-12 March 2020

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    Untitled

    Oil on canvas

    35 x 48 in

    Winning bid
    $2,892
    Rs 2,09,670
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    No Reserve Auction of Modern and Contemporary Art 21-22 January 2020

    B Prabha

    Untitled

    Oil on canvas

    28.5 x 23.5 in

    Winning bid
    $14,100
    Rs 10,01,100
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    No Reserve Auction of Modern and Contemporary Art 12-13 November 2019

    B Prabha

    Untitled

    Oil on canvas

    23.75 x 29.5 in

    Winning bid
    $16,200
    Rs 11,34,000
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    Lot 34 Details

    No Reserve Auction of Modern and Contemporary Art and Collectibles 24-25 April 2018

    B Prabha

    Untitled

    Acrylic and gouache on paper board

    18.75 x 12 in

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    $3,960
    Rs 2,53,440
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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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