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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    Lot 38 Details

    WORKS ON PAPER 8-9 April 2020

    Badri Narayan

    Still Life with...

    Watercolour, pen and ink on paper pasted on mountboard

    15.5 x 15 in

    Winning bid
    $5,523
    Rs 4,08,720
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    Lot 77 Details

    WORKS ON PAPER 8-9 April 2020

    Badri Narayan

    The Wedding...

    Watercolour and gouache on paper

    30 x 22 in

    Winning bid
    $6,208
    Rs 4,59,360
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)


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    Spring Online Auction 27-28 March 2019

    Badri Narayan

    Watercolour on paper

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    Winning bid
    $5,400
    Rs 3,67,200
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)

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    Lot 19 Details

    Spring Live Auction 26 March 2019

    Badri Narayan

    Untitled

    Ink and watercolour on handmade paper

    10.75 x 14.5 in

    Winning bid
    $7,610
    Rs 5,17,500
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    Lot 34 Details

    Absolute Tuesdays 2 June 2020

    Badri Narayan

    Drama - II

    Watercolour and sketchpen on paper

    14.75 x 21.75 in

    Winning bid
    $3,496
    Rs 2,58,677
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)


    Lot 2 Details

    ABSOLUTE TUESDAYS 14 April 2020

    Badri Narayan

    The Cockerel...

    Pen and ink on paper

    10 x 14 in

    Winning bid
    $876
    Rs 64,824
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)


    Lot 5 Details

    No Reserve Auction of Modern and Contemporary Art 12-13 November 2019

    Badri Narayan

    Untitled

    Watercolour and sketchpen on paper

    15 x 22 in

    Winning bid
    $3,514
    Rs 2,46,000
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)


    Lot 7 Details

    No Reserve Auction of Modern and Contemporary Art 22-23 October 2019

    Badri Narayan

    Linocut on paper

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    Winning bid
    $1,746
    Rs 1,22,220
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)


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    EXHIBITIONS          
    Showing 4 of 11 works

    Lot 61 Details

    Works on paper. 2-20 February 2006

    Badri Narayan

    Untitled

    Watercolour and ink on paper

    8 x 8 in




    Lot 62 Details

    Works on paper. 2-20 February 2006

    Badri Narayan

    Untitled

    Pen and ink on paper

    14 x 10 in




    Lot 314 Details

    Works on paper. 20 Feb-15 Mar 2003

    Badri Narayan

    The reflection

    Watercolour on paper

    11 x 15 in




    Lot 315 Details

    Works on paper. 20 Feb-15 Mar 2003

    Badri Narayan

    Chhandanta Jataka

    Watercolour on paper

    21 x 29 in




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