Mohan Samant

Born to a landowning family in Mumbai, Samant graduated from Sir J.J. School of Arts in 1952, winning India's two most prestigious art honors, the gold medal of the Academy of Fine Arts of Calcutta and that of the Bombay Art Society. He worked in Italy for two years (1957-58) on an Italian government scholarship. He studied Basholi miniature painting under M. Palsikar. In January 1959, he came to New York on a Rockefeller grant....
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Honours and Awards
  • 2000 Asian American Heritage Award
  • 1958 Cultural Exchange Scholarship of Asia Society, New York
  • 1957 Cultural Exchange Scholarship of Italian Government
  • 1956-7 Gold Medal of Bombay Art Society
  • 1956 Lalit Kala Academy Award (All Indian Art Award)
  • 1954 Governor's Prize, Maharashtra
  • 1952 Calcutta Art Society
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    Lot 49 Details

    Spring Art Auction 28-29 March 2012

    Mohan Samant

    The Agony of the ...

    Mixed media on canvas pasted on board

    35.5 x 35.5 in

    Winning bid
    Rs 4,48,644
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    No Reserve Auction of Modern and Contemporary Art and Collectibles 24-25 April 2018

    Mohan Samant


    Oil and mixed media on canvas

    40.5 x 33 in

    Winning bid
    Rs 2,49,600
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