K G Subramanyan

Born in Kerala on 15 February 1924, K G Subramanyan was one of the leading artists who was part of India’s post-Independence search for identity through art. He completed his Bachelor’s Degree in Economics from the Presidency College in Chennai. In 1948, he graduated from Kala Bhavan in Santiniketan, where he studied under the tutelage of Benode Behari Mukherjee, Nandalal Bose and Ramkinkar Baij. In 1955, he received a British Council Research...
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Honours and Awards
  • 2012 Padma Vibhushan by the Government of India
  • 2006 Padma Bhushan,...
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    Lot 17 Details

    WORKS ON PAPER 8-9 April 2020

    K G Subramanyan

    Untitled

    Gouache on paper

    13.75 x 12 in

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    WORKS ON PAPER 8-9 April 2020

    K G Subramanyan

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    Gouache on paper

    13.75 x 12 in

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    WORKS ON PAPER 8-9 April 2020

    K G Subramanyan

    Untitled

    Gouache on paper

    14 x 9.75 in

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    WORKS ON PAPER 8-9 April 2020

    K G Subramanyan

    Untitled

    Gouache on paper

    14.5 x 8.75 in

    $3,425-4,795
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    Lot 47 Details

    Winter Online Auction 9-10 December 2019

    K G Subramanyan

    Untitled

    Wood, leather and jute

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    Winning bid
    $14,016
    Rs 9,81,120
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)


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    Evening Sale | New Delhi, Live 12 September 2019

    K G Subramanyan

    Untitled

    Wood and mirror

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    Winning bid
    $16,056
    Rs 11,40,000
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    Lot 57 Details

    Evening Sale | New Delhi, Live 12 September 2019

    K G Subramanyan

    Untitled

    Reverse painting in oil and gouache on polyester sheet

    49.5 x 39.5 in

    Winning bid
    $67,606
    Rs 48,00,000
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)


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    Summer Online Auction 12-13 June 2019

    K G Subramanyan

    Untitled

    Mixed media on paper

    14.5 x 10.5 in


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    Lot 13 Details

    ABSOLUTE TUESDAYS 24 March 2020

    K G Subramanyan

    Untitled

    Ink on paper

    8.5 x 5.75 in

    Winning bid
    $828
    Rs 61,272
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)


    Lot 7 Details

    No Reserve Auction of Modern and Contemporary Art 21-22 January 2020

    K G Subramanyan

    Untitled

    Watercolour and charcoal on paper

    7.75 x 10.5 in

    Winning bid
    $1,336
    Rs 94,860
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)


    Lot 44 Details

    No Reserve Auction of Modern and Contemporary Art 21-22 January 2020

    K G Subramanyan

    Untitled

    Watercolour on paper

    8 x 5.75 in

    Winning bid
    $747
    Rs 53,004
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)


    Lot 46 Details

    No Reserve Auction of Modern and Contemporary Art 21-22 January 2020

    K G Subramanyan

    Untitled

    Ink on paper pasted on mountboard

    5.75 x 4 in

    Winning bid
    $446
    Rs 31,668
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)


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    EXHIBITIONS          
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    Lot 2 Details

    Ode to the Monumental. 14-18 March 2014

    K G Subramanyan

    Untitled

    Acrylic on canvas

    60 x 300 in




    Lot 40 Details

    Works on paper. 2-20 February 2006

    K G Subramanyan

    Untitled

    Watercolour on paper

    5.5 x 4 in




    Lot 41 Details

    Works on paper. 2-20 February 2006

    K G Subramanyan

    Untitled

    Watercolour on paper

    5.5 x 4 in




    Lot 42 Details

    Works on paper. 2-20 February 2006

    K G Subramanyan

    Untitled

    Watercolour on paper

    12 x 6.5 in




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    K G Subramanyan

    Untitled

    Silk screen on paper

    36 x 30 in

    $634
    Rs 45,000


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    K G Subramanyan

    Untitled

    Silk screen on paper

    36 x 30 in

    $634
    Rs 45,000


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    K G Subramanyan

    Untitled

    Silk screen on paper

    36 x 30 in

    $634
    Rs 45,000


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    K G Subramanyan

    Untitled

    Silk screen on paper

    36 x 30 in

    $634
    Rs 45,000


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    K G Subramanyan

    Untitled

    Silk screen on paper

    36 x 30 in

    $634
    Rs 45,012


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    K G Subramanyan

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    Serigraphy on paper

    40 x 30 in

    $634
    Rs 45,012


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    K G Subramanyan

    Untitled

    Serigraphy on paper

    36 x 30 in

    $634
    Rs 45,000


    Ref 47362 Details

    K G Subramanyan

    Untitled

    Serigraphy on paper

    36 x 30 in

    $634
    Rs 45,000


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