Born in 1951, Senaka Senanayake is one of Sri Lanka’s best-known artists. His brightly hued canvases of the country’s flora and fauna draw attention to its rapidly depleting rainforests. Senanayake studied Art and Architecture at Yale, which impacted his decision to make a career out of art. Following this he moved back to Sri Lanka and delved deeper into environmental issues.

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PAST AUCTIONS          
Showing 4 of 9 works

Lot 117 Details

Spring Online Auction 11-12 March 2021

Senaka Senanayake

Bathing Elephants

Oil on canvas

24 x 24 in

Winning bid
$14,268
Rs 10,27,296
(Inclusive of buyer's premium)


USD payement only Lot 3 Details

REDiscovery: Auction of Art and Collectibles 22-23 July 2020

Senaka Senanayake

Butterflies

Oil on canvas

38.75 x 38.75 in

Winning bid
$21,600
Rs 15,98,400
(Inclusive of buyer's premium)

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USD payement only Lot 93 Details

Summer Online Auction 12-13 June 2019

Senaka Senanayake

Untitled

Oil on canvas

41 x 33.25 in

Winning bid
$15,000
Rs 10,35,000
(Inclusive of buyer's premium)

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USD payement only Lot 60 Details

Spring Online Auction 27-28 March 2019

Senaka Senanayake

The Meeting

Oil on canvas

40 x 26 in

Winning bid
$18,720
Rs 12,72,960
(Inclusive of buyer's premium)

USD payement only USD payment only. Why?


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PAST StoryLTD AUCTIONS          
Showing 4 of 11 works

Lot 48 Details

Absolute Tuesdays 20 July 2021

Senaka Senanayake

Untitled

Oil on canvas

23.5 x 23.5 in

Winning bid
$10,319
Rs 7,53,300
(Inclusive of buyer's premium)


Lot 13 Details

Absolute Tuesday 17 November 2020

Senaka Senanayake

Untitled

Oil on canvas

36 x 42 in

Winning bid
$8,687
Rs 6,29,778
(Inclusive of buyer's premium)


Lot 40 Details

Absolute Tuesdays 26 May 2020

Senaka Senanayake

Untitled

Oil on canvas

36 x 42 in

Winning bid
$7,560
Rs 5,59,440
(Inclusive of buyer's premium)


USD payement only Lot 68 Details

The Year-End Absolute Auction 16-17 December 2019

Senaka Senanayake

Untitled

Mixed media on paper

22.25 x 30.25 in

Winning bid
$606
Rs 42,420
(Inclusive of buyer's premium)

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EXHIBITIONS          
Showing 4 of 17 works

Lot 1 Details

Mystical Moments: Recent Works by Senaka... 12-24 January 2018

Senaka Senanayake

Rainforest

Oil on canvas

36 x 60 in




Lot 2 Details

Mystical Moments: Recent Works by Senaka... 12-24 January 2018

Senaka Senanayake

Winged Radiance

Oil on canvas

72 x 72 in




Lot 3 Details

Mystical Moments: Recent Works by Senaka... 12-24 January 2018

Senaka Senanayake

Butterflies

Oil on canvas

36 x 36 in




Lot 4 Details

Mystical Moments: Recent Works by Senaka... 12-24 January 2018

Senaka Senanayake

Purple Rose

Oil on canvas

36 x 36 in




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