Babu Xavier

Based in Trivandrum, Kerala, Babu Xavier is an artist whose canvases are brought alive with vivid colours and fantastic creatures. His brushes paint on full-blooded reds, vibrant yellows and sparkling blues and greens, creating nearly human figures with some sexual undertones in watercolours that seem to radiate light almost like a prism.

Babu, who was born in 1960, never thought he would grow up to be an artist. In his school and...
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Honours and Awards
1990-20th Kerala Lalit Kala Akademy Annual Exhibition
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CURRENTLY ON AUCTION AT StoryLTD          
Showing 2 of 2 works

Lot 9 Details

Absolute Tuesdays 21 September 2021

Babu Xavier

No: 1073 - Ele:...

Acrylic on canvas

36.5 x 48.25 in

$1,670-2,500
Rs 1,20,000-1,80,000


Lot 35 Details

Absolute Tuesdays 21 September 2021

Babu Xavier

No: 1070 - Ele:...

Acrylic on canvas

24.25 x 35.75 in

$1,115-1,390
Rs 80,000-1,00,000


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Lot 41 Details

COVID-19 Relief Fundraiser Online Auction 29-30 April 2020

Babu Xavier

No: 1149 -...

Acrylic on canvas

24 x 36 in

Winning bid
$1,165
Rs 86,240
(Inclusive of buyer's premium)


Lot 42 Details

StoryLTD Absolute Auction 12-13 November 2013

Babu Xavier

No.717- Elephant ...

Acrylic on canvas

36 x 48 in

Winning bid
$2,340
Rs 1,40,400
(Inclusive of buyer's premium)


Lot 94 Details

StoryLTD Absolute Auction 12-13 November 2013

Babu Xavier

Spiritual Sports 2

Acrylic on canvas

47 x 35 in

Winning bid
$1,020
Rs 61,200
(Inclusive of buyer's premium)


Lot 82 Details

Absolute Art Auction 23-24 January 2013

Babu Xavier

Untitled

Watercolour on paper

17.5 x 23.5 in

Winning bid
$1,200
Rs 63,600
(Inclusive of buyer's premium)



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Lot 23 Details

Absolute Tuesdays 7 September 2021

Babu Xavier

No: 1222 - Ele:...

Acrylic on canvas

23.75 x 23.75 in

Winning bid
$1,360
Rs 97,920
(Inclusive of buyer's premium)


Lot 15 Details

Absolute Tuesdays 17 August 2021

Babu Xavier

No: 1143 -...

Acrylic on canvas

36.25 x 48 in

Winning bid
$1,747
Rs 1,27,560
(Inclusive of buyer's premium)


Lot 47 Details

Absolute Tuesdays 20 July 2021

Babu Xavier

No: 1135 -...

Acrylic on canvas

23.75 x 19.25 in

Winning bid
$718
Rs 52,386
(Inclusive of buyer's premium)


Lot 13 Details

Absolute Tuesdays 29 June 2021

Babu Xavier

No: 1191 -...

Acrylic on canvas

24 x 23.75 in

Winning bid
$660
Rs 46,860
(Inclusive of buyer's premium)


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EXHIBITIONS          
Showing 4 of 6 works

Lot 183 Details

Works on paper. 2-20 February 2006

Babu Xavier

Untitled

Watercolour and ink on paper

11.5 x 15.5 in




Lot 184 Details

Works on paper. 2-20 February 2006

Babu Xavier

Untitled

Mixed media on paper

14 x 10.5 in




Lot 185 Details

Works on paper. 2-20 February 2006

Babu Xavier

Untitled

Mixed media on paper

14 x 10.5 in




Lot 525 Details

Works on paper. 20 Feb-15 Mar 2003

Babu Xavier

Untitled

Watercolour on paper

7 x 5 in




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