M Sivanesan’s works are a reflection of his personal moods, rather than an attempt at making a profound statement. Fascinated with the human subject, Sivanesan works mainly with figurative compositions. Born in Madras (now Chennai) in 1940, Sivanesan would grow up to pursue art and graduate from the Madras Government College of Arts and Crafts in 1956. In 1962, he won an award at International Inter Church, New York. He has exhibited widely in...
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Honours and Awards
  • 1962 International Inter Church, New York
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    USD payement only Lot 60 Details

    Modern and Contemporary South Asian Art and Collectibles 13-14 October 2021

    M Sivanesan

    Untitled (Woman...

    Oil on board

    23.5 x 13.5 in

    Winning bid
    $5,400
    Rs 3,99,600
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)

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    Lot 15 Details

    Art Rises for India: A Covid-19 Relief Fundraiser Auction by the Indian Art Community 19-20 May 2021

    M Sivanesan

    Untitled

    Mixed media on paper

    10.5 x 8 in

    Winning bid
    $440
    Rs 31,680
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)


    Lot 88 Details

    Spring Online Auction 11-12 March 2021

    M Sivanesan

    Untitled

    Oil on canvas

    48 x 48 in

    Winning bid
    $5,772
    Rs 4,15,584
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)


    Lot 78 Details

    Winter Online Auction: Modern and Contemporary South Asian Art and Collectibles 9-10 December 2020

    M Sivanesan

    Untitled

    Oil on canvas

    46.75 x 46.75 in

    Winning bid
    $6,660
    Rs 4,86,180
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)


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    Lot 2 Details

    FRIDAY FIVE 8 October 2021

    M Sivanesan

    Untitled

    Oil on canvas

    45 x 25.5 in

    Winning bid
    $2,580
    Rs 1,85,760
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)


    Lot 20 Details

    Works on Paper from the Dhoomimal Art Gallery Collection 14 September 2021

    M Sivanesan

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    Winning bid
    $443
    Rs 31,920
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)


    Lot 2 Details

    Absolute Tuesdays 31 August 2021

    M Sivanesan

    Untitled

    Mixed media on paper pasted on mount board

    10.75 x 8.25 in

    Winning bid
    $471
    Rs 34,380
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)


    Lot 23 Details

    Absolute Tuesdays 17 August 2021

    M Sivanesan

    Untitled

    Acrylic on canvas pasted on board

    39.5 x 19.75 in

    Winning bid
    $2,421
    Rs 1,76,700
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)


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    Lot 130 Details

    Works on paper. 2-20 February 2006

    M Sivanesan

    Untitled

    Mixed media on paper

    7.5 x 7 in




    Lot 131 Details

    Works on paper. 2-20 February 2006

    M Sivanesan

    Untitled

    Mixed media on paper

    8 x 7 in




    Lot 132 Details

    Works on paper. 2-20 February 2006

    M Sivanesan

    Untitled

    Mixed media on paper

    9 x 6.5 in




    Lot 133 Details

    Works on paper. 2-20 February 2006

    M Sivanesan

    Untitled

    Mixed media on paper

    7.5 x 7 in







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