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Somnath Hore
(1921 - 2006)

Untitled (Portrait of Rabindranath Tagore)



Rabindranath Tagore's achievements go beyond his prolific contributions to art and literature, beyond what he is instantly associated with. The Nobel laureate was born in an affluent Bengali family in 1861 and developed an acute sensitivity towards the arts: music, poetry, literature, and dance. His journey as a painter only began in his sixties. Most artists remember Tagore today for his versatile genius and revolutionary style as an artist;...



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  Lot 25 of 90  

MODERN EVENING SALE | NEW DELHI, LIVE
4 SEPTEMBER 2014

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Winning Bid
Rs 10,20,000
$17,000

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)


ARTWORK DETAILS

Somnath Hore
Untitled (Portrait of Rabindranath Tagore)

Bronze
Height: 4 in (10.1 cm)
Width: 2.5 in (6.3 cm)
Depth: 2 in (5 cm)

This sculpture comprises a bronze piece mounted on a wooden base, measuring 6 x 3 x 3 inches in total

PROVENANCE:
Gifted by the artist to an Academician, West Bengal
Property of a Lady, North India

Category: Sculpture
Style: Figurative


 









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