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Tyeb Mehta
Untitled


Born in Kapadvanj, a town in Gujarat in 1925, Tyeb Mehta believed, "In art you have to go on for a long time before you can say 'I have done something.'" Initially a film editor, his interest in painting led him to the Sir J.J. School of Art, Mumbai from where he graduated in 1952. Between 1959 and 1964 he lived and worked in London. He also visited the US on a Rockefeller Fund Scholarship in 1968.

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  Lot 24 of 75  

EVENING SALE | NEW DELHI, LIVE
10 SEPTEMBER 2015

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Winning Bid
Rs 30,00,000
$46,154

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ARTWORK DETAILS

Tyeb Mehta
Untitled
Signed and dated 'Tyeb 99' (upper right)
1999
Crayon on paper
25 x 19 in (63.5 x 48.3 cm)

EXHIBITED
Tyeb Mehta: Triumph of Vision, New Delhi, Vadehra Art Gallery, 15 January-18 February 2011

PUBLISHED
Tyeb Mehta: Triumph of Vision, exhibition catalogue, Vadehra Art Gallery, New Delhi, 2011, p. 62 (illustrated)

Category: Drawing
Style: Figurative


 









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