Prakash Karmarkar

Prakash Karmarkar came from an artistic family; his father was a renowned artist of his time. Unfortunately, all of his father`s paintings were destroyed in the Hindu Muslim riots in the 1940s, which also ruined his family. By 1949, both his parents had passed away, forcing him to abandon his studies at the Government College of Arts and Crafts, Kolkata. He joined the army for two years and then quit to work as a graphic design manager for a...
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Honours and Awards
  • 2000 Abinendra Puraskar Award
  • 1976 Biria Academy of Art and Culture, Kolkata
  • 1970 Rabindra Bharati University, Kolkata
  • 1969-70 Fellowship for Study in France
  • 1968,65,57 National Art Exhibition, Lalit Kala Akademi, New Delhi
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    PAST AUCTIONS          
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    Lot 8 Details

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

    Prakash Karmarkar

    Durga

    Pen and ink on paper

    29 x 23.5 in

    Winning bid
    $880
    Rs 63,360
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)


    Lot 9 Details

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

    Prakash Karmarkar

    Untitled

    10.25 x 14 in

    Winning bid
    $550
    Rs 39,600
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)


    Lot 15 Details

    COVID-19 Relief Fundraiser Online Auction 29-30 April 2020

    Prakash Karmarkar

    Untitled

    Acrylic on canvas

    23.5 x 19.5 in

    Winning bid
    $1,060
    Rs 78,440
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)


    Lot 69 Details

    Auction 2002 (December) 1-4 December 2002

    Prakash Karmarkar

    The Night

    Oil on paper

    14 x 22 in



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    PAST StoryLTD AUCTIONS          
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    Lot 53 Details

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

    Prakash Karmarkar

    View Dimensions

    Winning bid
    $785
    Rs 56,520
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)


    Lot 29 Details

    Absolute Tuesdays 3 August 2021

    Prakash Karmarkar

    Untitled

    Oil on canvas

    34.5 x 27 in

    Winning bid
    $1,162
    Rs 84,840
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)


    Lot 9 Details

    Absolute Tuesdays 15 June 2021

    Prakash Karmarkar

    Untitled

    Acrylic on paper

    21.5 x 14.5 in

    Winning bid
    $543
    Rs 38,520
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)


    Lot 47 Details

    Absolute Tuesdays 30 March 2021

    Prakash Karmarkar

    Untitled

    Dry pastel on paper

    19.75 x 28.5 in

    Winning bid
    $1,603
    Rs 1,15,440
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)


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    EXHIBITIONS          
    Showing 4 of 5 works

    Lot 226 Details

    Works on paper. 20 Feb-15 Mar 2003

    Prakash Karmarkar

    Woman

    Oil on board

    10.5 x 8.75 in




    Lot 227 Details

    Works on paper. 20 Feb-15 Mar 2003

    Prakash Karmarkar

    Untitled

    Charcoal on paper

    28 x 18.75 in




    Lot 228 Details

    Works on paper. 20 Feb-15 Mar 2003

    Prakash Karmarkar

    Couple

    Gouache on paper

    27.5 x 21.25 in




    Lot 229 Details

    Works on paper. 20 Feb-15 Mar 2003

    Prakash Karmarkar

    Woman with the light

    Mixed media on paper

    29 x 21.5 in




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