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Lot 58


Born in 1925 in what is now Faislabad in Pakistan, Krishen Khanna grew up in Lahore, only studying art after he graduated from college at evening classes held at the Mayo School of Art there. In 1947, Khanna’s family moved to Shimla as a result of the Partition of India and Pakistan, and Khanna was deeply affected by not only the change in his personal life, but also the socio-political chaos that reigned around him. His early works are...



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  Lot 58 of 200  

AUCTION DECEMBER 2005
6-8 DECEMBER 2005

Estimate



Winning Bid
$167,750
Rs 73,81,000

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)


ARTWORK DETAILS

Krishen Khanna
Pieta
Signed in English (lower right)
Oil on canvas
60 x 40 in (152.4 x 101.6 cm)

This lot will be shipped in a crate

Category: Painting
Style: Figurative


 









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