Rabindranath Tagore

"People often ask me about the meaning of my pictures. I remain silent even as my pictures are. It is for them to express and not to explain. They have nothing ulterior behind their own appearance for the thoughts to explore and words to describe, and that appearance carries its ultimate worth."

Born into a wealthy land-owning family of Bengal, Rabindranath Tagore was initiated into art fairly late in his life, at the age of...
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Honours and Awards
  • 1976 Declared Art Treasure under the Antiquities and Art Treasure Act. 1972...
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    Lot 56 Details

    Evening Sale | Mumbai, Live 13 March 2018

    Rabindranath Tagore

    Untitled

    Pen on paper pasted on paper

    9.25 x 6 in



    USD payement only Lot 4 Details

    Summer Online Auction 10-11 June 2015

    Rabindranath Tagore

    Untitled...

    Coloured Ink on paper

    10 x 19.5 in

    Winning bid
    $330,012
    Rs 2,07,90,756
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)

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    Lot 57 Details

    Modern Evening Sale | Mumbai, Live 15 February 2014

    Rabindranath Tagore

    Untitled...

    Brush and ink with watercolour on paper

    12 x 9 in




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    Lot 6 Details

    Art and Poetry: Books Auction 2 March 2021

    Gitanjali (Song Offerings)   by   Rabindranath Tagore

    Winning bid
    $2,930
    Rs 2,10,960
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)


    Lot 42 Details

    Art and Poetry: Books Auction 2 March 2021

    Stray Birds   by   Rabindranath Tagore

    Winning bid
    $3,517
    Rs 2,53,200
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)


    Lot 81 Details

    Art and Poetry: Books Auction 2 March 2021

    L'Offrande Lyrique   by   Rabindranath Tagore

    Winning bid
    $4,284
    Rs 3,08,448
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)


    Lot 34 Details

    Absolute Tuesdays: Books on Art and Antiquities 14 July 2020

    Bichitra   by   Rabindranath Tagore

    Winning bid
    $889
    Rs 65,820
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)






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