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Ram Kumar
(1924 - 2018)

Untitled



Born in 1924 in Simla, Ram Kumar was among India’s leading modernists. He studied Economics at St. Stephen’s College, New Delhi, in 1946. Following this, he went to Paris to study painting under Andre Lhote and Fernard Leger in 1949-1952.

Ram Kumar, like many of his confreres among the first generation of post-colonial Indian artists - including such figures as F N Souza, M F Husain, Paritosh Sen, Jehangir Sabavala, Krishen Khanna, S...



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  Lot 70 of 89  

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18-19 MARCH 2015

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Winning Bid
Rs 2,47,008
$3,984

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ARTWORK DETAILS

Ram Kumar
Untitled

a) Dated in Devnagari (upper right)
b) Dated in Devnagari (lower right)
c) Signed and dated in English (lower right)
a) 1962 b) c) 1961
Pen and ink on paper
8 x 11.5 in (20.3 x 29.2 cm) (each)

(Set of three)

PROVENANCE:
Vadehra Art Gallery, New Delhi
From a private collector, Mumbai

EXHIBITED AND PUBLISHED:
Pen & Ink Drawings, 1961 - 1963 by Ram Kumar, ed: Prayag Shukla, Vadehra Art Gallery, New Delhi, 2012

Category: Painting
Style: Abstract


 









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