Jai Zharotia

"Life is a myth, and there are so many questions inside you that you can't express in words, so they find an expression in art in the form of images that are imaginary. The two most important things in art are: the idea and how you put it on paper, so that the image becomes important."

Born in Delhi in 1945, Jai Zharotia never held his creativity a captive of logic and reason. His freedom of spirit let him move beyond their confines...
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Honours and Awards
  • 1998 Senior Fellowship in Visual Arts, Ministry of HRD, Government of...
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    PAST AUCTIONS          
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    Lot 70 Details

    Art Rises for India: A Covid-19 Relief Fundraiser Auction by the Indian Art Community 19-20 May 2021

    Jai Zharotia

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    Winning bid
    $1,595
    Rs 1,14,840
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)


    Lot 14 Details

    COVID-19 Relief Fundraiser Online Auction 29-30 April 2020

    Jai Zharotia

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    Winning bid
    $818
    Rs 60,520
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)


    Lot 11 Details

    StoryLTD Absolute Auction 12-13 November 2013

    Jai Zharotia

    Untitled

    Oil on canvas pasted on board

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    Winning bid
    $8,720
    Rs 5,23,200
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)


    Lot 14 Details

    24-Hour Online Absolute Auction 10-11 July 2012

    Jai Zharotia

    Prakriti

    Acrylic on canvas

    48 x 36 in

    Winning bid
    $1,500
    Rs 81,000
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)


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    Lot 15 Details

    Absolute Tuesdays 31 August 2021

    Jai Zharotia

    Untitled

    Mixed media on paper

    15 x 22 in

    Winning bid
    $982
    Rs 71,700
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)


    Lot 10 Details

    Absolute Tuesdays 29 June 2021

    Jai Zharotia

    Untitled

    Mixed media on paper

    14.75 x 19.5 in

    Winning bid
    $732
    Rs 51,990
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)


    Lot 18 Details

    Absolute Tuesdays 22 December 2020

    Jai Zharotia

    Untitled

    Oil on canvas

    11.75 x 11.75 in

    Winning bid
    $1,234
    Rs 89,475
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)


    Lot 56 Details

    Absolute Tuesday 17 November 2020

    Jai Zharotia

    Untitled

    Mixed media on handmade paper

    14.5 x 19 in

    Winning bid
    $881
    Rs 63,900
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)


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    EXHIBITIONS          
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    Lot 530 Details

    Works on paper. 20 Feb-15 Mar 2003

    Jai Zharotia

    Untitled

    Watercolour on paper

    13.5 x 17.5 in




    Lot 531 Details

    Works on paper. 20 Feb-15 Mar 2003

    Jai Zharotia

    Untitled

    Gouache on paper

    15 x 20 in




    Lot 532 Details

    Works on paper. 20 Feb-15 Mar 2003

    Jai Zharotia

    Untitled

    Watercolour on paper

    11 x 15 in




    Lot 533 Details

    Works on paper. 20 Feb-15 Mar 2003

    Jai Zharotia

    Untitled

    Mixed media on paper

    17 x 22 in




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