G R Santosh

"Painting to me is like poetry - timeless and universal."

Poet-painter Gulam Rasool Santosh, who comes from the beautiful Kashmir valley, was born in 1929, in a middle class family. He once said in an interview, "In Kashmir, art was taught in school after class V. But I remember drawing in class II, starting, at the onset, on a landscape which I liked so much that I concentrated on landscapes, doing several of these before I changed...
Read More
Honours and Awards
  • 1997 Doctorate of Literature (LittD), posthumous, by University of...
  • Read More
    To be notified when G R Santosh works come up for sale on Saffronart:
    Thank you. You have been subscribed.
    X
    PAST AUCTIONS          
    Showing 4 of 56 works

    USD payement only Lot 21 Details

    Summer Online Auction 22-23 June 2022

    G R Santosh

    Bond

    Oil on canvas

    35.25 x 40.25 in

    Winning bid
    $21,840
    Rs 16,81,680
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)

    USD payement only USD payment only. Why?


    USD payement only Lot 93 Details

    Spring Online Auction: Modern and Contemporary South Asian Art and Antiquities 6-7 April 2022

    G R Santosh

    Untitled

    Oil on canvas

    35.5 x 40.75 in

    Winning bid
    $12,000
    Rs 9,00,000
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)

    USD payement only USD payment only. Why?


    Lot 34 Details

    The Curated Auction Series 19-20 April 2021

    G R Santosh

    Untitled

    Oil on canvas

    33.75 x 23.5 in

    Winning bid
    $14,400
    Rs 10,36,800
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)


    Lot 70 Details

    Spring Online Auction 11-12 March 2021

    G R Santosh

    Untitled

    Oil on canvas

    29.5 x 23.5 in

    Winning bid
    $17,367
    Rs 12,50,400
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)


    See all works in past auctions


    PAST StoryLTD AUCTIONS          
    Showing 4 of 11 works

    Lot 32 Details

    Words and Lines 7 June 2022

    G R Santosh

    a) Untitled
    Signed in Devnagari and...

    View Dimensions

    Winning bid
    $423
    Rs 32,160
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)


    USD payement only Lot 22 Details

    Absolute Tuesdays 29 June 2021

    G R Santosh

    Pyramid

    Oil on canvas

    42 x 28 in

    Winning bid
    $4,450
    Rs 3,15,922
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)

    USD payement only USD payment only. Why?


    Lot 25 Details

    Absolute Tuesdays 4 May 2021

    G R Santosh

    Self Portrait

    Watercolour on paper pasted on mount board

    11.25 x 8.25 in

    Winning bid
    $1,503
    Rs 1,08,240
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)


    Lot 35 Details

    Absolute Tuesdays 2 June 2020

    G R Santosh

    Untitled

    Watercolour on paper

    23 x 17 in

    Winning bid
    $4,141
    Rs 3,06,432
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)


    See all works in past StoryLTD auctions


    EXHIBITIONS          
    Showing 4 of 4 works

    Lot 430 Details

    Works on paper. 20 Feb-15 Mar 2003

    G R Santosh

    Sucide - Woman...

    Mixed media on paper

    9.75 x 13.25 in




    Lot 431 Details

    Works on paper. 20 Feb-15 Mar 2003

    G R Santosh

    Untitled -...

    Watercolour on paper

    14.5 x 10 in




    Lot 432 Details

    Works on paper. 20 Feb-15 Mar 2003

    G R Santosh

    Untitled -...

    Watercolour on paper

    23.25 x 17.25 in




    Lot 433 Details

    Works on paper. 20 Feb-15 Mar 2003

    G R Santosh

    Tantra Series

    Watercolour on paper

    22.5 x 15.75 in







    Need help? For more information on Indian Art, please see our Art Guide. For help with buying through Saffronart please click here. If you have any other questions, please contact us.