BROWSE THIS AUCTION
Lot 47
 
Quick Zoom
V S Gaitonde
Untitled


For virtually his entire career, V S Gaitonde remained somewhat unrecognized and eventually went into self imposed seclusion. His art has, in recent times, generated the kind of interest that he never saw during his lifetime. His uniquely sophisticated artistic sensibility has earned him an indisputable place in the Indian and international modern art world.

Gaitonde(1924 - 2001) is widely regarded as India's foremost abstractionist,...



Read More
Artist Profile
Other works of this artist in: this auction  |  entire site



  Lot 47 of 75  

EVENING SALE | NEW DELHI, LIVE
10 SEPTEMBER 2015

Estimate



Winning Bid
Rs 40,80,000
$62,769

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)


ARTWORK DETAILS

V S Gaitonde
Untitled
Signed in Devnagari and dated '85' (lower right)
1985
Ink on paper pasted on mount board
13.5 x 9.5 in (34.3 x 24.1 cm)

PROVENANCE
Jean and Krishna Riboud Collection, Paris
Christie's, Paris, 7 March 2007, lot 38
A Distinguished Collector, New Delhi

EXHIBITED
Chamatkara: Myth and Magic in Indian Art, organised by Centre of International Modern Art (CIMA), Calcutta at Whitleys Art Gallery, London, 29 October-15 November 1996

PUBLISHED
Rakhi Sarkar ed., Chamatkara: Myth and Magic in Indian Art, Calcutta: CIMA Enterprise, 1996, p. 79 (illustrated)

Category: Drawing
Style: Abstract


 









Need help? Please check our guides on How to Bid. Auction Tips and FAQs.
Email auction@saffronart.com, newyork@saffronart.com, london@saffronart.com, delhi@saffronart.com
Tel: +91 22 6855 4100 (Mumbai); +1 212 627 5006 (USA); +44(0) 20 7409 7974(UK); +91 95555 84229 (New Delhi)