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K G Subramanyan
(1924 - 2016)

Untitled



Born in Kerala on 15 February 1924, K G Subramanyan was among the leading artists who sought to explore a post-Independence Indian identity through art. He completed his Bachelor’s degree in Economics from the Presidency College in Chennai before pursuing his interest in art to Santiniketan in 1944, where he studied under the tutelage of Benode Behari Mukherjee, Nandalal Bose and Ramkinkar Baij for four years. In 1955, Subramanyan was awarded a...



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  Lot 31 of 90  

MODERN EVENING SALE | NEW DELHI, LIVE
4 SEPTEMBER 2014

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Winning Bid
Rs 15,60,000
$26,000

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)


ARTWORK DETAILS

K G Subramanyan
Untitled

a) Initialed in Tamil (lower right) and signed and dated in English (verso)
b, c and d) Initialed in Tamil (lower left) and signed and dated in English (verso)
2008
Gouache on handmade paper
18 x 15 in (45.7 x 38.1 cm) (each)

(Set of four)

PROVENANCE:
An Eminent Private Collection, New Delhi

EXHIBITED:
Recent Works by K. G. Subramanyan, Kala Bhavana, Santiniketan; Amdavad Ni Gufa, Ahmedabad; Kalakriti Art Gallery, Hyderabad and Kolkata; Aakriti Art Gallery, Akar Prakar and The Seagull Arts and Media Resource Centre, Kolkata, 2009

Category: Painting
Style: Figurative


 









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