"I am something of a loner, I'd rather immerse myself in a good book or collect my thoughts by talking long, solitary walks. This gives me a clarity of vision that is reflected in my paintings."

Laxman Shreshtha's abstract works are both, sensuous and meditative in their shifts and balances of colour. One can observe a palpable movement from chaos to spiritual peace, in his work. Shreshtha's canvases are an intermingling of...
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Honours and Awards
  • 1978-79 Deutscher Akoclemischer Austcuschbienst 1D.A.A.D.}, West Germany.
  • 1971 I.V.P. Grant by the U.S. Government to visit Baltimore and San Francisco
  • 1970 British Council Grant to the Central School of Art and Craft, London
  • 1966 Prix d' Honneur, International Art Exchange Exhibition, New York
  • 1964 French Government Scholarship to Ecole Nationale Superieure des Beaux-Arts and the Academie de la Grande Chaumiere, Paris
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    PAST AUCTIONS          
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    Lot 61 Details

    REDiscovery: Auction of Art and Collectibles 22-23 July 2020

    Laxman Shrestha

    Untitled

    Oil on canvas

    20 x 20 in

    Winning bid
    $3,900
    Rs 2,88,600
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)


    Lot 33 Details

    Winter Online Auction 9-10 December 2019

    Laxman Shrestha

    Untitled

    Mixed media on paper pasted on mountboard

    27.5 x 41.25 in

    Winning bid
    $4,548
    Rs 3,18,360
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)


    USD payement only Lot 113 Details

    Summer Online Auction 12-13 June 2019

    Laxman Shrestha

    Untitled

    Oil on canvas

    24.5 x 24.5 in

    Winning bid
    $6,600
    Rs 4,55,400
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)

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    Lot 114 Details

    Summer Online Auction 12-13 June 2019

    Laxman Shrestha

    Untitled

    Oil on canvas

    39.25 x 55 in

    Winning bid
    $24,540
    Rs 16,93,260
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)


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    PAST StoryLTD AUCTIONS          
    Showing 3 of 3 works

    Lot 37 Details

    Absolute Tuesdays 25 August 2020

    Laxman Shrestha

    Untitled

    Graphite and charcoal on paper

    21 x 29 in

    Winning bid
    $2,564
    Rs 1,88,460
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)


    USD payement only Lot 20 Details

    No Reserve Auction of Modern and Contemporary Art and Collectibles 24-25 April 2018

    Laxman Shrestha

    Untitled

    Mixed media on canvas

    39 x 40 in

    Winning bid
    $12,660
    Rs 8,10,240
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)

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    Lot 36 Details

    Absolute Art Auction 14-15 April 2014

    Laxman Shrestha

    Untitled

    Oil on canvas

    25.5 x 49 in

    Winning bid
    $7,500
    Rs 4,42,500
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)



    EXHIBITIONS          
    Showing 4 of 28 works

    Lot 473 Details

    Works on paper. 20 Feb-15 Mar 2003

    Laxman Shrestha

    Untitled

    Watercolour on paper

    22.5 x 30 in




    Lot 474 Details

    Works on paper. 20 Feb-15 Mar 2003

    Laxman Shrestha

    Untitled

    Charcoal on paper

    22 x 30 in




    Lot 475 Details

    Works on paper. 20 Feb-15 Mar 2003

    Laxman Shrestha

    Untitled

    Watercolour on paper

    22 x 29.5 in




    Lot 108 Details

    Aspects of modern indian painting. 27 Sep-1 Oct 2002

    Laxman Shrestha

    Untitled

    Oil on canvas

    36 x 72 in




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