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Gaganendranath Tagore
Murabati Pahar


Born on 18 September 1867, into the Tagore family in Kolkata, Gaganendranath Tagore as a self-taught artist and nephew of the great poet and nationalist Rabindranath Tagore.

Gaganendranath had very little formal education; in fact he had a very short spell at the St Xavier's School where he took a brief interest in drawing and painting and a briefer still one in academic studies. His interest in life and later art, was limited to, and...



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  Lot 1 of 85  

SUMMER ONLINE AUCTION
10-11 JUNE 2015

Estimate



Winning Bid
$9,524
Rs 6,00,000

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)


ARTWORK DETAILS

Gaganendranath Tagore
Murabati Pahar
Initialed in English (lower right)
Watercolour on paper pasted on mountboard
3.5 x 5.5 in (8.9 x 14 cm)

NATIONAL ART TREASURE - NON-EXPORTABLE

PROVENANCE:
Acquired directly from the great grandson of the artist, Kolkata
Private Collection, New Delhi

PUBLISHED:
Shree Gaganendranth Tagore (Thakur), ed: Partha Chattopadhyay (Thakur), Sahitya Bharti Publication Pvt. Ltd, Kolkata, 2012

Category: Painting
Style: Landscape


 









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