G Tagore

Born on 18 September 1867, into the Tagore family in Kolkata, Gaganendranath Tagore as a self-taught artist and nephew of the great poet and nationalist Rabindranath Tagore.

Gaganendranath had very little formal education; in fact he had a very short spell at the St Xavier's School where he took a brief interest in drawing and painting and a briefer still one in academic studies. His interest in life and later art, was limited to, and...
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  • 1979 Declared Art Treasure under Antiquities & Art Treasure Act-1972. Govt....
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    Lot 2 Details

    Winter Online Auction 14-15 December 2022

    Gaganendranath Tagore

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    Ink on paper

    12 x 9.75 in

    $6,250-8,750
    Rs 5,00,000-7,00,000

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

    Gaganendranath Tagore

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    Watercolour on paper

    12 x 9 in

    Winning bid
    $23,400
    Rs 17,55,000
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    Lot 57 Details

    Modern and Contemporary South Asian Art and Collectibles 13-14 October 2021

    Gaganendranath Tagore

    Untitled

    Watercolour on paper

    4 x 3.25 in

    Winning bid
    $8,552
    Rs 6,32,880
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    Summer Online Auction 24-25 June 2020

    Gaganendranath Tagore

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    WORKS ON PAPER 8-9 April 2020

    Gaganendranath Tagore

    Untitled

    Graphite on paper

    9.5 x 6.5 in

    Winning bid
    $2,912
    Rs 2,15,520
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)


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    Lot 53 Details

    Art and Poetry: Books Auction 2 March 2021

    Realm of the Absurd / Adbhut Lok (in Bangla script)   by   Gaganendranath Tagore

    Winning bid
    $41,633
    Rs 29,97,600
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    Absolute Tuesdays 20 October 2020

    Gaganendranath Tagore

    Untitled

    Graphite on paper

    9.5 x 6.75 in

    Winning bid
    $1,246
    Rs 90,300
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)


    Lot 3 Details

    Absolute Tuesdays 6 October 2020

    Gaganendranath Tagore

    Untitled

    Graphite on tracing paper

    7 x 9 in

    Winning bid
    $2,429
    Rs 1,76,100
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)


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    Absolute Tuesdays 25 August 2020

    Gaganendranath Tagore

    Untitled

    Pencil on tracing paper

    7.25 x 10.5 in

    Winning bid
    $2,041
    Rs 1,50,000
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)


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