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Jogen Chowdhury
(1939)

Man - in gesticulation




Jogen Chowdhury is known for his ability to successfully marry traditional imagery with the zeitgeist of contemporary painting, in a skillful blend of an urbane self-awareness and a highly localized Bengali influence. His early works show an attention to figuration that carries through in his current pieces. In an interview, Chowdhury commented that, in his early works, "the space projected a simple iconic presence. A spatial sequence was...



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  Lot 36 of 85  

SUMMER ONLINE AUCTION
10-11 JUNE 2015

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Jogen Chowdhury
Man - in gesticulation

Signed in English (upper left and verso), dated in English (upper right and verso), and initialed in Bengali (lower left)
2004 - 06
Dry Pastel on paper
19 x 26.5 in (48.3 x 67.3 cm)

PROVENANCE:
Acquired directly from the artist
A Distinguished Family Collection, New Delhi

Category: Painting
Style: Figurative


 









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