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George Keyt
(1901 - 1992)

Untitled



Born In Sri Lanka in 1901, he started exhibiting in the 1920's and the work from this period is strongly influenced by Buddhist and Hindu iconography. The 1930's saw him preoccupied with the depiction of episodes from the Buddhist Jataka or Birth stories, culminating in the representation of the life and times of the Buddha on the walls of the circumambulatory shrine room of Gautami Vihara in Borella in 1940. At the same time he was also exposed...



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  Lot 41 of 70  

MODERN EVENING SALE | MUMBAI, LIVE
12 FEBRUARY 2015

Estimate



Winning Bid
Rs 14,40,000
$23,607

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)


ARTWORK DETAILS

George Keyt
Untitled

Signed and dated in English (upper right)
1972
Acrylic on canvas
25.5 x 26.5 in (64.8 x 67.3 cm)

PROVENANCE:
Property of a Distinguished Lawyer, Mumbai

Category: Painting
Style: Figurative


 









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