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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    The Year-End Absolute Auction 16-17 December 2019

    K K Hebbar

    Untitled (Ajanta)

    Oil on canvas

    29.75 x 35.75 in

    $35,000-45,000
    Rs 24,50,000- 31,50,000

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    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)


    Lot 26 Details

    Evening Sale | New Delhi, Live 12 September 2019

    K K Hebbar

    Untitled

    Oil on canvas

    21.25 x 25.5 in

    Winning bid
    $28,732
    Rs 20,40,000
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)


    Lot 10 Details

    Spring Live Auction 26 March 2019

    K K Hebbar

    Sangya Bala

    Oil on canvas

    38 x 42 in

    Winning bid
    $67,647
    Rs 46,00,000
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)


    Lot 11 Details

    Spring Live Auction 26 March 2019

    K K Hebbar

    Wish Fulfilling Tree

    Oil on canvas

    39.5 x 39.5 in

    Winning bid
    $67,647
    Rs 46,00,000
    (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)


    Lot 2 Details

    No Reserve Modern and Contemporary Art 17-18 January 2017

    K K Hebbar

    Untitled

    Ink on handmade paper

    21.25 x 13.75 in

    Winning bid
    $1,440
    Rs 96,480
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)


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