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Lot 6
Arpana Caur
(1954)

Untitled




Born in New Delhi, Arpana Caur spent her college years studying literature; as an artist, she is largely self-taught. Her work can be seen to continue the line begun by Amrita Sher-Gil. It is feminine and feminist in its perspective, with portraits of women placed in a contemporary urban context. The erotic is downplayed in favor of the sturdy: Gayatri Sinha states that, in her paintings, "There is no hint of an expressive sexuality; woman...



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  Lot 6 of 135  

AUCTION SEPTEMBER 2006
6-7 SEPTEMBER 2006

Estimate



Winning Bid
$31,471
Rs 14,16,195

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)


ARTWORK DETAILS

Arpana Caur
Untitled

Signed in English (upper right)
Circa 1986
Oil on canvas
46.5 x 73.5 in (118.1 x 186.7 cm)

Category: Painting
Style: Figurative


 









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