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K G Subramanyan
(1924 - 2016)

a) Composition 3 b) Composition 4



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 5 of 70  

MODERN EVENING SALE | MUMBAI, LIVE
12 FEBRUARY 2015

Estimate



Winning Bid
Rs 5,85,600
$9,600

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)


ARTWORK DETAILS

K G Subramanyan
a) Composition 3 b) Composition 4

a) Initialed in Tamil (lower left)
b) Initialed in Tamil (lower right)
Gouache on board
15 x 15 in (38 x 38 cm) (each)

(Set of two)

PROVENANCE:
Acquired directly from the artist
Property of an Important Collector, New Delhi

EXHIBITED:
New Works by K.G. Subramanyan, travelling exhibition presented by The Seagull Foundation for the Arts at Lalit Kala Akademi, Chandigarh, New Delhi, Kochi, Chennai; Salar Jung Museum, Hyderabad, 2014

Category: Painting
Style: Figurative


 









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