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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  • 2012 Padma Vibhushan by the Government of India
  • 2006 Padma Bhushan,...
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    Lot 75 Details

    No Reserve Auction of Modern and Contemporary Art 22-23 October 2019

    K G Subramanyan

    Untitled

    Mixed media on paper

    9.5 x 10.25 in

    $2,860-4,290
    Rs 2,00,000- 3,00,000


    Lot 106 Details

    No Reserve Auction of Modern and Contemporary Art 22-23 October 2019

    K G Subramanyan

    Untitled

    Acrylic on canvas

    24 x 20 in

    $8,575-11,430
    Rs 6,00,000- 8,00,000


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    Lot 31 Details

    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
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)


    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 75 Details

    Summer Online Auction 12-13 June 2019

    K G Subramanyan

    Untitled

    Wood

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    Winning bid
    $40,200
    Rs 27,73,800
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    Lot 33 Details

    No Reserve Auction of Modern and Contemporary Art 9-10 July 2019

    K G Subramanyan

    Untitled

    Oil on board

    23.5 x 22.5 in

    Winning bid
    $14,093
    Rs 9,58,320
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)


    Lot 15 Details

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

    K G Subramanyan

    Untitled

    Gouache and pastel on paper

    10.5 x 14.25 in

    Winning bid
    $2,004
    Rs 1,36,272
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)


    Lot 9 Details

    No Reserve Auction of Modern and Contemporary Art 22-23 January 2019

    K G Subramanyan

    Untitled

    Watercolour on paper

    3.5 x 5 in

    Winning bid
    $483
    Rs 33,298
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)


    Lot 36 Details

    No Reserve Auction of Modern and Contemporary Art 22-23 January 2019

    K G Subramanyan

    Untitled

    Ink and watercolour on paper

    12.5 x 7.5 in

    Winning bid
    $1,739
    Rs 1,20,000
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)


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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

    $643
    Rs 45,000


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    Silk screen on paper

    36 x 30 in

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    Silk screen on paper

    36 x 30 in

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    36 x 30 in

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    Silk screen on paper

    36 x 30 in

    $644
    Rs 45,012


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    Serigraphy on paper

    40 x 30 in

    $644
    Rs 45,012


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    Serigraphy on paper

    36 x 30 in

    $643
    Rs 45,000


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    Serigraphy on paper

    36 x 30 in

    $643
    Rs 45,000


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    Untitled

    Serigraphy on paper

    36 x 30 in

    $643
    Rs 45,000


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    K G Subramanyan

    Untitled

    Serigraphy on paper

    36 x 30 in

    $644
    Rs 45,012




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