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

    B Prabha

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    Oil on canvas

    30 x 60 in


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    Winter Online Auction 9-10 December 2019

    B Prabha

    Untitled

    Mixed media on paper

    15.5 x 19.5 in

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    B Prabha

    Untitled

    Mixed media on paper

    8.25 x 9.25 in


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    FRIDAY FIVE 5 June 2020

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    Untitled

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    Absolute Tuesdays 2 June 2020

    B Prabha

    Untitled

    Gouache on paper

    18 x 13 in

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    $9,000
    Rs 6,66,000
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    Absolute Tuesdays 26 May 2020

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    Untitled

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    $8,911
    Rs 6,59,400
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    Lot 4 Details

    FRIDAY FIVE 15 May 2020

    B Prabha

    Untitled

    Oil on canvas

    23 x 29 in

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    $26,724
    Rs 19,77,600
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    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 11.75 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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