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Ram Kumar
Untitled


Born in 1924 in Simla, Ram Kumar was among India’s leading modernists. He studied Economics at St. Stephen’s College, New Delhi, in 1946. Following this, he went to Paris to study painting under Andre Lhote and Fernard Leger in 1949-1952.

Ram Kumar, like many of his confreres among the first generation of post-colonial Indian artists - including such figures as F N Souza, M F Husain, Paritosh Sen, Jehangir Sabavala, Krishen Khanna, S...



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  Lot 17 of 75  

EVENING SALE | NEW DELHI, LIVE
10 SEPTEMBER 2015

Estimate



Winning Bid
Rs 9,60,000
$14,769

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)


ARTWORK DETAILS

Ram Kumar
Untitled
a) Signed 'Ram Kumar' (on the reverse)
b) Recto: Signed in Devnagari (lower right), Verso: Signed 'Ram Kumar' (lower right)
a) Circa 1950s
a) Watercolour and ink on paper
b) Ink on paper, double sided work
a) 10.5 x 7 in (26.6 x 17.7 cm)
b) 13.5 x 10.5 in (34.2 x 26.6 cm)

(Set of two)

PROVENANCE
Acquired directly from the artist
Property of an Important Collector, New Delhi

Category: Drawing
Style: Figurative


 









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