Shanti Dave

Born in 1931, Shanti Dave lived in the village of Badpura in north Gujarat with his mother and brother. Dave started his career in the field of fine arts as a signboard and banner painter in Ahmedabad. In 1950, Dave joined the Faculty of Fine Arts of the MS University in Baroda, where he obtained both his undergraduate and postgraduate degrees in painting.

Today, Dave is know as much for his paintings as he is for his large murals...
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Honours and Awards
  • 2004 Lalit Kala Ratna Puraskar, Lalit Kala Akademi, New Delhi
  • 1978 4th...
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    Lot 24 Details

    Spring Live Auction 13 March 2024

    Shanti Dave

    Parawara

    Oil and encaustic on canvas

    29.5 x 42 in

    $24,395-36,590
    Rs 20,00,000-30,00,000

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    Lot 58 Details

    Spring Online Auction 13-14 March 2024

    Shanti Dave

    Untitled

    Oil on canvas

    18 x 18 in

    $3,660-6,100
    Rs 3,00,000-5,00,000

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    Lot 59 Details

    Spring Online Auction 13-14 March 2024

    Shanti Dave

    Untitled

    Oil and encaustic on canvas

    25.5 x 25.5 in

    $3,660-6,100
    Rs 3,00,000-5,00,000

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    Lot 103 Details

    Winter Online Auction 13-14 December 2023

    Shanti Dave

    Untitled

    Oil and encaustic on canvas

    43.25 x 23.5 in

    Winning bid
    $27,470
    Rs 22,80,000
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)


    Lot 64 Details

    Evening Sale: Modern Art 16 September 2023

    Shanti Dave

    Untitled

    Oil and encaustic on canvas

    32 x 32 in

    Winning bid
    $21,687
    Rs 18,00,000
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)


    Lot 65 Details

    Evening Sale: Modern Art 16 September 2023

    Shanti Dave

    Untitled

    Oil and encaustic on canvas

    61 x 41 in

    Winning bid
    $79,518
    Rs 66,00,000
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)


    USD payement only Lot 36 Details

    Summer Online Auction: Modern and Contemporary South Asian Art 28-29 June 2023

    Shanti Dave

    Untitled

    Oil and encaustic on canvas

    43.75 x 23.75 in

    Winning bid
    $31,200
    Rs 25,42,800
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)

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    Lot 8 Details

    Absolute Tuesdays: Prints 5 September 2023

    Shanti Dave

    No. 16

    Woodcut on paper pasted on cloth

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    Winning bid
    $1,098
    Rs 90,000
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)


    Lot 38 Details

    Absolute Tuesdays: Prints 5 September 2023

    Shanti Dave

    No. 8

    Woodcut on paper pasted on cloth

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    Winning bid
    $1,902
    Rs 1,56,000
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    USD payement only Lot 44 Details

    No Reserve Auction of Modern and Contemporary Art 22-23 January 2019

    Shanti Dave

    Untitled

    Oil and mixed media on paper

    12.5 x 8.25 in

    Winning bid
    $900
    Rs 62,100
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    USD payement only Lot 107 Details

    No Reserve Auction of Modern and Contemporary Art 22-23 January 2019

    Shanti Dave

    Untitled

    Oil and mixed media on paper

    12.25 x 8.25 in

    Winning bid
    $750
    Rs 51,750
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)

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