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Ramkinkar Baij
The Rooster


Ramkinkar Baij was the earliest Indian artist to experiment with abstract sculptural forms. His oil on canvas paintings have a singular experimenting quality going beyond its time, unregimented by dogmas and with only one commitment - to be unstintingly creative.

Born in Bankura in West Bengal in 1910, Ramkinkar Baij studied at the Kala Bhavan, Vishwa Bharati University, Santiniketan in 1925. Trained by two European sculptors, one...



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  Lot 20 of 134  

AUCTION 2000 (NOVEMBER)
24 NOVEMBER-1 DECEMBER 2000

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ARTWORK DETAILS

Ramkinkar Baij
The Rooster
Signed in Bengali (lower left)
1940
Oil on board
15.75 x 20 in (40 x 51 cm)

Category: Painting
Style: Figurative


 









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