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Bhupen Khakhar
I Pray Thee



Bhupen Khakhar is remembered as an iconoclast and a maverick, a man who never did what was expected, and who was open about his views on everything – from social sectarianism to his own homosexuality, all of which are reflected in his works. Born in 1934, Khakhar began his career in art fairly late in life, at the age of 38. Then a practicing chartered accountant, he joined the M.S. University at Baroda to study art criticism in his late...



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  Lot 45 of 160  

AUCTION DEC 06
6-7 DECEMBER 2006

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$47,850
Rs 20,57,550

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ARTWORK DETAILS

Bhupen Khakhar
I Pray Thee
Signed and dated in Gujarati (lower center)
1999
Watercolour on paper
44 x 44 in (111.8 x 111.8 cm)

Exhibited: Of, Based on, and Obtained by (Tradition), Nature Morte, New Delhi, 2000

please refer to the online catalogue for the correct colors

Category: Painting
Style: Figurative


 









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