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Akbar Padamsee
Untitled


Padamsee began painting his Metascape series in 1970 and coined the term "Metascape" to describe landscapes stripped of all geographic and chronologic specificity. "I'm not interested in location or landscape. My general theme is nature - mountains, trees, water, the elements, and obviously one is influenced by the environment, but I'm not interested in painting Rajasthan or the desert of whatever. When I paint a tree, a mountain, or a river, I...



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  Lot 17 of 80  

EVENING SALE OF MODERN AND CONTEMPORARY INDIAN ART
24 FEBRUARY 2016

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Winning Bid
Rs 1,56,00,000
$229,412

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)


ARTWORK DETAILS

Akbar Padamsee
Untitled
Signed and dated 'PADAMSEE 2005' (upper right)
2005
Oil on canvas
35.25 x 53.5 in (89.8 x 135.7 cm)

PROVENANCE:
Acquired directly from the artist
Important Private Collection, Mumbai

Category: Painting
Style: Landscape


 









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