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Lot 47
Sunil Gawde
Butterfly


Born in 1960, Sunil Gawde graduated from the J.J. School of Art in 1980. Despite his art education, Gawde chose to take a job at the Bombay Port Trust, where he worked until 1995. Through his tenure at the Port Trust, he remained alive to his surroundings, incorporating Bombay's dockyards and wharves into his paintings. The peeling layers of paint on a ship's helm, for instance, echoed his own philosophy of the canvas as palimpsest: "That is the...



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  Lot 47 of 125  

SPRING AUCTION 2006
15-16 MARCH 2006

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ARTWORK DETAILS

Sunil Gawde
Butterfly
Mirrored acrylic sheet and metal
45 x 48 in (114.3 x 121.9 cm)

This lot will be shipped with the 2 wings of the butterfly separated and packed together and the sword will be in a individual packing in the same crate. It will come with the hinges and nuts and bolts required to assemble it again.

This lot will be shipped with the 2 wings of the butterfly separated and packed together and the sword will be in a individual packing in the same crate. It will come with the hinges and nuts and bolts required to assemble it again.

Category: Sculpture
Style: Figurative


 









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