George Keyt

Born In Sri Lanka in 1901, he started exhibiting in the 1920's and the work from this period is strongly influenced by Buddhist and Hindu iconography. The 1930's saw him preoccupied with the depiction of episodes from the Buddhist Jataka or Birth stories, culminating in the representation of the life and times of the Buddha on the walls of the circumambulatory shrine room of Gautami Vihara in Borella in 1940. At the same time he was also exposed...
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USD payement only Lot 16 Details

Summer Online Auction 12-13 June 2019

George Keyt

Untitled

Oil on canvas mounted on board

27.25 x 26.75 in

Winning bid
$19,800
Rs 13,66,200
(Inclusive of buyer's premium)

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USD payement only Lot 61 Details

Spring Online Auction 27-28 March 2019

George Keyt

Untitled (Nayika ...

Acrylic on masonite

12.75 x 12 in

Winning bid
$15,600
Rs 10,60,800
(Inclusive of buyer's premium)

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Lot 36 Details

Evening Sale | New Delhi, Live 21 September 2017

George Keyt

Untitled

Watercolour & Gouache on paper

19 x 14.5 in

Winning bid
$8,571
Rs 5,40,000
(Inclusive of buyer's premium)


USD payement only Lot 15 Details

The Ties That Bind: South Asian Modern and Contemporary Art 30 Nov-1 Dec 2016

George Keyt

Untitled

Oil on canvas

29 x 16 in


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Lot 28 Details

No Reserve Auction of Modern and Contemporary Art 16-17 April 2019

George Keyt

Untitled

Acrylic on canvas pasted on mountboard

18.5 x 16.25 in

Winning bid
$11,400
Rs 7,75,200
(Inclusive of buyer's premium)






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