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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    K G Subramanyan
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    Lot 9 Details

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    K G Subramanyan

    Untitled

    Watercolour on paper

    3.5 x 5 in

    $1,160-1,450
    Rs 80,000- 1,00,000


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    K G Subramanyan

    Untitled

    Ink and watercolour on paper

    12.5 x 7.5 in

    $2,175-2,900
    Rs 1,50,000- 2,00,000


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    K G Subramanyan

    a) Untitled
    Acrylic on paper
    5...

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    $2,610-3,190
    Rs 1,80,000- 2,20,000


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    K G Subramanyan

    a) Untitled
    Initialled in 'Tamil'...

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    $3,625-5,075
    Rs 2,50,000- 3,50,000


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    Modern Indian Art 5-6 December 2018

    K G Subramanyan

    Art Gallery

    Mixed media on canvas

    53.5 x 53.5 in

    Winning bid
    $48,000
    Rs 33,12,000
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)

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    Modern Indian Art 5-6 December 2018

    K G Subramanyan

    Untitled

    Reverse painting in oil and gouache on Mylar

    25.5 x 19.75 in

    Winning bid
    $12,000
    Rs 8,28,000
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)

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    Lot 59 Details

    Evening Sale | New Delhi, Live 20 September 2018

    K G Subramanyan

    Untitled

    Oil on board

    29.5 x 21.5 in

    Winning bid
    $12,587
    Rs 9,00,000
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)


    Lot 27 Details

    Summer Online Auction 13-14 June 2018

    K G Subramanyan

    Untitled

    Gouache on board

    23.25 x 23.5 in

    Winning bid
    $13,356
    Rs 8,81,496
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)


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    K G Subramanyan

    Untitled

    Pen and watercolour on paper

    9.5 x 10.25 in

    Winning bid
    $1,465
    Rs 1,02,540
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)


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    K G Subramanyan

    Untitled

    Watercolour and charcoal on paper

    9 x 13 in

    Winning bid
    $933
    Rs 65,280
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)


    Lot 43 Details

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    K G Subramanyan

    Untitled

    Collage, watercolour and gouache on paper

    9.5 x 10.25 in

    Winning bid
    $2,001
    Rs 1,40,040
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)


    Lot 4 Details

    Absolute Tuesdays

    K G Subramanyan

    Untitled

    Ink on paper

    8.5 x 10 in

    Winning bid
    $784
    Rs 55,668
    (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

    $653
    Rs 45,000


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    Untitled

    Silk screen on paper

    36 x 30 in

    $653
    Rs 45,000


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    Untitled

    Silk screen on paper

    36 x 30 in

    $653
    Rs 45,000


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    Untitled

    Silk screen on paper

    36 x 30 in

    $653
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    K G Subramanyan

    Untitled

    Silk screen on paper

    36 x 30 in

    $653
    Rs 45,012


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    K G Subramanyan

    Untitled

    Serigraphy on paper

    40 x 30 in

    $653
    Rs 45,012


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    K G Subramanyan

    Untitled

    Serigraphy on paper

    36 x 30 in

    $653
    Rs 45,000


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    K G Subramanyan

    Untitled

    Serigraphy on paper

    36 x 30 in

    $653
    Rs 45,000


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    K G Subramanyan

    Untitled

    Serigraphy on paper

    36 x 30 in

    $653
    Rs 45,000


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    K G Subramanyan

    Untitled

    Serigraphy on paper

    36 x 30 in

    $653
    Rs 45,012




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