Raja Ravi Varma

Raja Ravi Varma's art marks an historic turn in the development of Indian modern art and Indian artists, at the beginning of the movement for Indian Independence. Ravi Varma's works, which incorporated the use of oil as a medium and a distinctly European style of realism, influenced other artists and shaped a new perception of "Indian Art". All this took place at a time in Indian history when a "modern and progressive India" was the...
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Honours and Awards
  • 1880 Gaekwad Gold Medal, Poona
  • 1873,74,76 Governors Gold Medal, Fine Arts Society Exhibition, Chennai
  • 1873 Vienna Exhibition
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    Showing 3 of 3 works

    Lot 44 Details

    Spring Online Auction 27-28 March 2019

    Raja Ravi Varma

    Hanuman`s Discourse

    Oil on canvas

    20.25 x 16.75 in

    Winning bid
    $1,080,000
    Rs 7,34,40,000
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)


    Lot 13 Details

    Spring Live Auction 26 March 2019

    Raja Ravi Varma

    Oil on canvas

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    Winning bid
    $2,367,647
    Rs 16,10,00,000
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)


    Lot 65 Details

    Summer Online Auction 13-14 June 2018

    Raja Ravi Varma

    Untitled (Shiva)

    Oil on canvas

    29.5 x 21.5 in

    Winning bid
    $545,455
    Rs 3,60,00,000
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)



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    Showing 4 of 6 works

    Lot 1 Details

    Popular Art Of India 3-4 November 2015

    Raja Ravi Varma

    Saraswati

    Oleograph on paper

    17.5 x 13.25 in

    Winning bid
    $720
    Rs 46,800
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)


    Lot 10 Details

    Popular Art Of India 3-4 November 2015

    Raja Ravi Varma

    Chitralekha and...

    Oleograph on paper

    0 x 0 in

    Winning bid
    $276
    Rs 17,940
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)


    Lot 16 Details

    Popular Art Of India 3-4 November 2015

    Raja Ravi Varma

    Shivaji Maharaj

    Oleograph on paper

    19.5 x 13.5 in

    Winning bid
    $314
    Rs 20,400
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)


    Lot 23 Details

    Popular Art Of India 3-4 November 2015

    Raja Ravi Varma

    Ganga Avtaran...

    Oleograph on paper

    19.5 x 13.5 in

    Winning bid
    $216
    Rs 14,040
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)


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    Showing 5 of 5 works

    Ref 53048 Details

    Raja Ravi Varma

    First Edition...

    Oleograph on paper

    28 x 21 in

    $834
    Rs 55,044



    Ref 52284 Details

    Raja Ravi Varma

    Lady with a ball ...

    Oleograph on paper

    20 x 15 in

    $364
    Rs 24,024



    Ref 52283 Details

    Raja Ravi Varma

    Damayanti - Raja ...

    Oleograph on paper

    20 x 14 in

    $304
    Rs 20,064



    Ref 52139 Details

    Raja Ravi Varma

    Decorated Raja...

    Oleograph on fabric and layers of paper

    22 x 16 in

    $531
    Rs 35,000



    Ref 42384 Details

    Raja Ravi Varma

    Krishnalila

    Chromolithograph and collage on paper

    21 x 29 in

    $252
    Rs 16,632





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