K G Subramanyan

Born in Kerala on 15 February 1924, K G Subramanyan was among the leading artists who sought to explore a post-Independence Indian identity through art. He completed his Bachelor’s degree in Economics from the Presidency College in Chennai before pursuing his interest in art to Santiniketan in 1944, where he studied under the tutelage of Benode Behari Mukherjee, Nandalal Bose and Ramkinkar Baij for four years. In 1955, Subramanyan was awarded a...
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Honours and Awards
  • 2012 Padma Vibhushan, Government of India
  • 2006 Padma Bhushan,...
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    Lot 30 Details

    The Art of India Auction 18-19 May 2022

    K G Subramanyan

    Girl’s Head

    Acrylic on canvas pasted on plyboard

    24 x 18 in

    Winning bid
    $12,000
    Rs 9,12,000
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)


    Lot 73 Details

    Spring Online Auction: Modern and Contemporary South Asian Art and Antiquities 6-7 April 2022

    K G Subramanyan

    a) Untitled
    Gouache and felt tip pen...

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    Winning bid
    $28,200
    Rs 21,15,000
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)


    Lot 118 Details

    Spring Online Auction: Modern and Contemporary South Asian Art and Antiquities 6-7 April 2022

    K G Subramanyan

    The Shower

    Oil on canvas

    29.5 x 29.5 in

    Winning bid
    $27,000
    Rs 20,25,000
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)


    Lot 30 Details

    Winter Live Auction: Indian Art 15 December 2021

    K G Subramanyan

    Untitled

    Terracotta on board

    28 x 26 in

    Winning bid
    $30,604
    Rs 22,80,000
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)


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    Lot 2 Details

    Absolute Tuesdays 15 March 2022

    K G Subramanyan

    Untitled

    Ink on paper

    7 x 9 in

    Winning bid
    $894
    Rs 66,180
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)


    Lot 2 Details

    Absolute Tuesdays 1 March 2022

    K G Subramanyan

    Untitled

    Ink on paper

    8.5 x 10 in

    Winning bid
    $808
    Rs 59,820
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)


    Lot 4 Details

    Absolute Tuesdays 8 February 2022

    K G Subramanyan

    Untitled

    Charcoal on paper

    10.5 x 14.25 in

    Winning bid
    $883
    Rs 64,470
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)


    Lot 7 Details

    Absolute Tuesdays 8 February 2022

    K G Subramanyan

    Untitled

    Acrylic and charcoal on paper pasted on mount board

    30 x 21.5 in

    Winning bid
    $6,741
    Rs 4,92,090
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)


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    EXHIBITIONS          
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    Lot 14 Details

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

    K G Subramanyan

    Untitled

    Gouache on handmade paper

    30 x 22 in




    Lot 15 Details

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

    K G Subramanyan

    Untitled

    Gouache on paper

    16.5 x 11.5 in




    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




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    Serigraphy on paper

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