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Jayashree Chakravarty
(1956)

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Jayashree Chakravarty was born in Khoai in Tripura in 1956, but grew up in a developing suburb of Kolkata. Witnessing the lush green landscape of her childhood give way to a grey mass of concrete would later influence her work, which often addresses old and new cityscapes. Describing her work as autobiographical and dreamlike, Chakravarty crafts her own unique idiom to express ideas of truth, nature, and unity. She often experiments with organic...



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  Lot 11 of 135  

AUCTION SEPTEMBER 2006
6-7 SEPTEMBER 2006

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Winning Bid
$61,112
Rs 27,50,002

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ARTWORK DETAILS

Jayashree Chakravarty
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Signed and dated in English (center left)
2005
Acrylic, pigment and ink on fabric and layers of paper
202 x 72 in (513.1 x 182.9 cm)

This work is meant to be hung from the wall suspended by nylon wire strung through eyelets along the top edge of the work. The work is also meant to flow in a natural manner to the floor.

This work is meant to be hung from the wall suspended by nylon wire strung through eyelets along the top edge of the work. The work is also meant to flow in a natural manner to the floor.

Exhibited and published: The Artist lives and works in Baroda/Bombay/Calcutta/ Mysore/Rotterdam/Trivandrum, Galerie Mirchandani+Steinrueke, Mumbai, 2005.

Category: Painting
Style: Figurative


 









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