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Paritosh Sen
(1918 - 2008)

Untitled



"The success of a painting lies in the artist's willingness to deal with each painting on its own terms."

A painter, illustrator, tutor and writer, Paritosh Sen has been a part of the world of Indian art, for close to four decades now. Sen's more recognizable works are his caricatures, which reflect strong underlying socio-political shades, and his female nude drawings. His style of representation is influenced by his exposure...



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  Lot 19 of 105  

MODERN MASTERS ON PAPER: LIVE AUCTION
2 DECEMBER 2014

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Winning Bid
Rs 5,04,000
$8,400

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)


ARTWORK DETAILS

Paritosh Sen
Untitled

Signed and dated in English (lower right)
1948
Watercolour, conte and charcoal on paper
30 x 20 in (76.2 x 50.8 cm)

PROVENANCE:
Private Collector, Kolkata
Private Collection, New Delhi

PUBLISHED:
Indian Portraits: The Face of a people, ed: Kishor Singh, Delhi Art Gallery, New Delhi, 2013

Category: Painting
Style: Figurative


 









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