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Lot 138
Paritosh Sen
(1918 - 2008)

Portrait of a Mafia Don



"The success of a painting lies in the artist's willingness to deal with each painting on its own terms."

A painter, illustrator, tutor and writer, Paritosh Sen has been a part of the world of Indian art, for close to four decades now. Sen's more recognizable works are his caricatures, which reflect strong underlying socio-political shades, and his female nude drawings. His style of representation is influenced by his exposure...



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  Lot 138 of 160  

AUCTION DEC 06
6-7 DECEMBER 2006

Estimate



Winning Bid
Rs 31,62,478
$73,546

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)


ARTWORK DETAILS

Paritosh Sen
Portrait of a Mafia Don

Signed and dated in English (upper left)
1996
Acrylic on canvas
59.5 x 53.5 in (151.1 x 135.9 cm)

Published: Paritosh Sen In Retrospect. Mapin Publishing in association with Tulsyan Technologies Ltd., 2001

Category: Painting
Style: Figurative


 









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