Ganesh Pyne

Ganesh Pyne is obsessed with death. He can't forget his first brush with death, in the summer of 1946, when communal riots had rocked Kolkata. His family was forced out of their crumbling mansion. As he roamed around the city, he stumbled upon a pile of dead bodies. On the top was the body of a stark naked old woman, with wounds on her breast. No wonder then his paintings rarely has light backgrounds, and blue and black happens to be his...
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Honours and Awards
  • 2011 Raja Ravi Varma Award from the Kerala Government
  • 2009 D.Litt...
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    USD payement only Lot 22 Details

    Summer Live Auction 13 July 2021

    Ganesh Pyne

    The Window

    Tempera on canvas

    16.75 x 20.5 in

    Winning bid
    $150,000
    Rs 1,10,25,000
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    Summer Live Auction 13 July 2021

    Ganesh Pyne

    Hanuman

    Coloured Ink on paper

    4 x 3.5 in

    Winning bid
    $4,200
    Rs 3,08,700
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    Lot 31 Details

    The Curated Auction Series 19-20 April 2021

    Ganesh Pyne

    Untitled

    Mixed media and collage on paper

    9 x 19 in

    Winning bid
    $13,200
    Rs 9,50,400
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    Lot 5 Details

    Spring Live Auction | Modern Indian Art 11 March 2021

    Ganesh Pyne

    Woman

    Mixed media on paper

    11 x 9.75 in

    Winning bid
    $16,667
    Rs 12,00,000
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    Lot 27 Details

    Absolute Tuesdays 20 July 2021

    Ganesh Pyne

    Unknown Medium on unknown surface

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    Winning bid
    $4,350
    Rs 3,17,550
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    Lot 41 Details

    Absolute Tuesdays 25 May 2021

    Ganesh Pyne

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    Winning bid
    $2,250
    Rs 1,62,000
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    Lot 27 Details

    Absolute Tuesdays 27 April 2021

    Ganesh Pyne

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    Winning bid
    $4,813
    Rs 3,46,560
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    Lot 27 Details

    Absolute Tuesdays 16 February 2021

    Ganesh Pyne

    Unknown Medium on unknown surface

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    $5,920
    Rs 4,26,240
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    EXHIBITIONS          
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    Lot 8 Details

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

    Ganesh Pyne

    Untitled

    Jotting on paper

    9.5 x 8.5 in




    Lot 9 Details

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

    Ganesh Pyne

    Untitled

    Jotting on paper

    10 x 8.5 in




    Lot 10 Details

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

    Ganesh Pyne

    Untitled

    Jotting on paper

    10 x 8 in




    Lot 1 Details

    From the Shadows - Ganesh Pyne | Akar Prakar. 2 Aug-10 Oct 2020

    Ganesh Pyne

    Untitled

    Mixed media on paper

    5.25 x 3.25 in




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