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Bhupen Khakhar
(1934 - 2003)

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  

6-7 DECEMBER 2006


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Bhupen Khakhar
I Pray Thee

Signed and dated in Gujarati (lower center)
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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