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Somnath Hore
Untitled


Somnath Hore was born in a village called Barama in Chittagong in present day Bangladesh in 1921. While he was still very young, he started making posters for the Communist party. It was with the help of the leader of this party that he was admitted into the Government College of Art & Craft.

Between the years 1954 to 1967, Hore handled a number of jobs in various capacities. From 1954 to 1958 he was a lecturer at the Indian College...



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  Lot 56 of 80  

EVENING SALE OF MODERN AND CONTEMPORARY INDIAN ART
24 FEBRUARY 2016

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Winning Bid
Rs 13,20,000
$19,412

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)


ARTWORK DETAILS

Somnath Hore
Untitled
Initialed 'S' (lower right); signed and dated 'Somenath Hore '60' (on the reverse)
1960
Paper collage on paper
10.5 x 14.25 in (26.4 x 36.5 cm)

Category: Painting
Style: Figurative


 









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