Badri Narayan


“Narration comes to me naturally, I have been fond of telling stories since my childhood.”

Born in July 1929, in Secunderabad, Andhra Pradesh, the self-taught artist Badri Narayan has been painting for over 45 years. During this time, he has worked as an art teacher and an artist, but has always remained a deeply introspective individual. This self-reflection and autobiographical perspective is the most constant theme in...
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Honours and Awards
  • 1990-91 Gaurav Puraskar, Maharashtra State Government
  • 1987 Padma Shri,...
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    PAST AUCTIONS          
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    Lot 16 Details

    Summer Online Auction 22-23 June 2022

    Badri Narayan

    After a Visit to Goa

    Watercolour, pen and pencil on paper

    10.25 x 14.25 in

    Winning bid
    $5,275
    Rs 4,06,200
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)


    Lot 32 Details

    Summer Online Auction 22-23 June 2022

    Badri Narayan

    The Little Hamsa

    Watercolour, pen and ink on paper

    9.5 x 13.75 in

    Winning bid
    $4,680
    Rs 3,60,360
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)


    Lot 67 Details

    Summer Online Auction 22-23 June 2022

    Badri Narayan

    Remembering the...

    Watercolour and pen on paper

    22 x 29.75 in

    Winning bid
    $9,120
    Rs 7,02,240
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)


    Lot 17 Details

    The Art of India Auction 18-19 May 2022

    Badri Narayan

    Untiled

    Watercolour and pen on paper

    16.5 x 11.5 in

    Winning bid
    $5,400
    Rs 4,10,400
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)


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    Lot 7 Details

    Absolute Tuesdays 27 September 2022

    Badri Narayan

    Homage to Woman

    Woodcut on paper

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    Winning bid
    $736
    Rs 59,616
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)


    Lot 4 Details

    Absolute Tuesdays 30 August 2022

    Badri Narayan

    Homage to Birth

    Woodcut on paper

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    Winning bid
    $788
    Rs 61,440
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)


    Lot 24 Details

    Absolute Tuesdays 24 May 2022

    Badri Narayan

    Untitled

    Watercolour and pen on paper

    21.5 x 14.75 in

    Winning bid
    $5,501
    Rs 4,18,080
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)


    Lot 10 Details

    Absolute Tuesdays 19 April 2022

    Badri Narayan

    Untitled

    Watercolour and pen on paper

    8.5 x 16.25 in

    Winning bid
    $3,774
    Rs 2,79,300
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)


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    EXHIBITIONS          
    Showing 4 of 15 works

    Lot 3 Details

    Hamsa Jataka and Other Stories | Sakshi Gallery. 25 Sep-31 Oct 2020

    Badri Narayan

    Mahatma Gandhi...

    Pen and ink on paper

    11 x 13 in




    Lot 4 Details

    Hamsa Jataka and Other Stories | Sakshi Gallery. 25 Sep-31 Oct 2020

    Badri Narayan

    Hamsa Jataka

    Pen and ink on paper

    10 x 10 in




    Lot 5 Details

    Hamsa Jataka and Other Stories | Sakshi Gallery. 25 Sep-31 Oct 2020

    Badri Narayan

    Winter in Dharwad

    Watercolour on paper

    8 x 8 in




    Lot 6 Details

    Hamsa Jataka and Other Stories | Sakshi Gallery. 25 Sep-31 Oct 2020

    Badri Narayan

    The six tusk...

    Watercolour on paper

    10 x 10 in




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