K K Hebbar


"The time has passed for artists to be patronized. They must now have a standing of their own."

Kattingeri Krishna Hebbar was born in 1911 at Kattingeri in the Udupi district of Karnataka. His father used to make clay idols of Lord Ganesha during festivals and this background in folk art helped Hebbar decide that he wanted to pursue art as a career. Despite training in the Western tradition, Hebbar’s body of work remained...
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Honours and Awards
  • 1990 Maharashtra Shasan ‘Gourav Puraskar’
  • 1989 ‘Padma Bhushan’, by...
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    CURRENTLY ON AUCTION AT StoryLTD          
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    Lot 8 Details

    Absolute Tuesdays 2 June 2020

    K K Hebbar

    Untitled

    Dry Point on paper

    12.5 x 8 in

    $2,705-4,055
    Rs 2,00,000-3,00,000


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    Lot 13 Details

    WORKS ON PAPER 8-9 April 2020

    K K Hebbar

    paper

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    Winning bid
    $1,392
    Rs 1,03,032
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)


    Lot 49 Details

    WORKS ON PAPER 8-9 April 2020

    K K Hebbar

    paper

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    Winning bid
    $2,352
    Rs 1,74,048
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)


    Lot 6 Details

    Spring LIVE Auction | Mumbai, Live 5 March 2020

    K K Hebbar

    Untitled...

    Oil on canvas

    29 x 39.5 in

    Winning bid
    $92,800
    Rs 64,96,000
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)


    Lot 50 Details

    Winter Online Auction 9-10 December 2019

    K K Hebbar

    Untitled

    Watercolour on paper

    3.75 x 8.75 in

    Winning bid
    $7,380
    Rs 5,16,600
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)


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    USD payement only Lot 1 Details

    The Year-End Absolute Auction 16-17 December 2019

    K K Hebbar

    Untitled (Ajanta)

    Oil on canvas

    29.75 x 35.75 in

    Winning bid
    $21,660
    Rs 15,16,200
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)

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    Lot 2 Details

    ABSOLUTE TUESDAYS | THE YEAR-END SALE 18-19 December 2018

    K K Hebbar

    Untitled

    Pen on paper

    19.75 x 13.5 in

    Winning bid
    $2,402
    Rs 1,68,120
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)


    Lot 1 Details

    Absolute Tuesdays 20 November 2018

    K K Hebbar

    Untitled

    Pen on paper

    22.5 x 16.5 in

    Winning bid
    $2,179
    Rs 1,54,704
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)


    Lot 42 Details

    No-Reserve Auction of Modern and Contemporary Art 10-11 July 2018

    K K Hebbar

    Untitled

    Oil on paper

    9.75 x 15 in

    Winning bid
    $6,738
    Rs 4,58,160
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)


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