"I feel above all else, printmaking makes one learn to be humble."

Born in Chitoor, Andhra Pradesh on 15 July 1925, printmaker and sculptor Krishna Reddy studied art at the Vishwa-Bharati University, Santiniketan, West Bengal. From 1947 to 1950 he headed the art section at Kalakshetra, Chennai. Later, with the help of philosopher-writer J. Krishnamurthi, Reddy traveled to Europe, where he spent his most impressionable...
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Honours and Awards
  • 2005 Lifetime Achievement Award by The Society of American Graphic Artists (SAGA)
  • 1999 Honored by the Manhattan Graphics Center, New York
  • 1972 Padma Shri, Government of India
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    Lot 58 Details

    WORKS ON PAPER 8-9 April 2020

    Krishna Reddy

    Clown Dissolving

    Viscosity on paper

    13.25 x 19.75 in

    Winning bid
    $1,862
    Rs 1,37,760
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    Lot 72 Details

    WORKS ON PAPER 8-9 April 2020

    Krishna Reddy

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    Lot 12 Details

    24 Hour Online Auction: Works on paper 26-27 March 2014

    Krishna Reddy

    Woman of Sunflower

    Viscosity on arches paper

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    Lot 98 Details

    24 Hour Online Auction: Works on paper 26-27 March 2014

    Krishna Reddy

    SEA forms

    Viscosity on paper

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    Lot 8 Details

    Absolute Tuesdays 26 May 2020

    Krishna Reddy

    Sitting Figure

    Viscosity on paper

    18.25 x 13.75 in

    Winning bid
    $2,004
    Rs 1,48,308
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    Lot 1 Details

    No Reserve Auction of Modern and Contemporary Art 11-12 March 2020

    Krishna Reddy

    Untitled

    Viscosity on paper

    0 x 0 in

    Winning bid
    $1,322
    Rs 95,850
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)


    USD payement only Lot 128 Details

    No Reserve Auction of Modern and Contemporary Art 21-22 January 2020

    Krishna Reddy

    Demonstrators

    Synthetic resin

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    Winning bid
    $1,584
    Rs 1,12,464
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)

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    USD payement only Lot 6 Details

    No Reserve Auction of Modern and Contemporary Art 12-13 November 2019

    Krishna Reddy

    Maternity

    Intaglio on paper

    18.75 x 14.25 in

    Winning bid
    $1,818
    Rs 1,27,260
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    EXHIBITIONS          
    Showing 2 of 2 works

    Lot 410 Details

    Works on paper. 20 Feb-15 Mar 2003

    Krishna Reddy

    Flower plants

    Watercolour on paper

    22 x 15 in




    Lot 411 Details

    Works on paper. 20 Feb-15 Mar 2003

    Krishna Reddy

    Plants III

    Watercolour on paper

    15 x 19 in







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