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Somnath Hore
Untitled


Somnath Hore was born in a village called Barama in Chittagong in present day Bangladesh in 1921. While he was still very young, he started making posters for the Communist party. It was with the help of the leader of this party that he was admitted into the Government College of Art & Craft.

Between the years 1954 to 1967, Hore handled a number of jobs in various capacities. From 1954 to 1958 he was a lecturer at the Indian College...



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  Lot 25 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

Somnath Hore
Untitled
a) c) d) e) Ink and wash on paper
b) Charcoal and wash on paper
14 x 9.5 in (35.6 x 24.1 cm) (each)

(Set of five)

PROVENANCE:
Private Collection, Mumbai

Category: Painting
Style: Figurative


 









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