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Nandalal Bose
Untitled


Born in Bihar in 1882, Nandalal Bose was one of India's leading artists of the 20 th century and was closely associated with the Bengal School. Bose was among the few who sought to reinvigorate Indian art by rooting it in Indian tradition, shunning the overarching Western academic approach to art that prevailed at the time. He trained under Abanindranath Tagore at the Calcutta School of Art in 1905 and forged a lasting friendship with him....



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  Lot 2 of 85  

SUMMER ONLINE AUCTION
10-11 JUNE 2015

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ARTWORK DETAILS

Nandalal Bose
Untitled
Initialed in Bengali and stamped (lower right)
Tempera on handmade paper
14.5 x 9 in (36.8 x 22.9 cm)

NATIONAL ART TREASURE - NON-EXPORTABLE

PROVENANCE:
From the artist's collection
Thence by descent to his grandson Supratik Bose
Private Collection, New Delhi

Category: Painting
Style: Figurative


 









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