Chintamoni Kar

Chintamoni Kar was born in Kharagpur, West Bengal in 1915. The Indian Society of Oriental Art, Calcutta, served as his alma mater. He studied sculpture at the Academie de la Grande Chaumiere, Paris, in 1938. On his return to India, he was a teacher at the University of Calcutta. Later, he also taught at the Delhi Polytechnic. In 1946 he moved from India to London. He was elected member to the Royal Society of British Sculptors. He was elected...
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Honours and Awards
  • 1974 Awarded Padma Bhushan by Government of India
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    Spring LIVE Auction | Mumbai, Live 27 February 2020

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    Untitled (Nymph...

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    Lot 124 Details

    Autumn Art Auction 24-25 September 2013

    Chintamoni Kar

    Untitled

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    $5,902
    Rs 3,60,000
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    Lot 67 Details

    24-Hour Online Absolute Auction: Editions 25-26 July 2012

    Chintamoni Kar

    Standing Woman

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    $4,922
    Rs 2,65,800
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    Lot 92 Details

    24-Hour Online Absolute Auction: Editions 25-26 July 2012

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    Nymph

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    $6,667
    Rs 3,60,000
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    Sculpted: 24 Hour Auction 24-25 August 2011

    Chintamoni Kar

    Untitled (from...

    Bronze

    24 x 12 x 12 in

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    $23,244
    Rs 10,22,736
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    No Reserve Auction of Modern and Contemporary Art 21-22 January 2020

    Chintamoni Kar

    Untitled

    Pencil on paper pasted on cardboard

    14.5 x 10.5 in

    Winning bid
    $1,123
    Rs 79,734
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