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Ram Kumar
Untitled


Moved by the setting and landscapes he encountered on a trip to Banaras in the 1960s, Ram Kumar abandoned his previous figurative paintings. He embarked in a new direction, in an attempt to express the emotions evoked by landscapes. The present lot eschews categorisation, striking a fine balance between the abstract and the representational. The critic Sham Lal writes of Kumar's work, "The sense of quiet that pervades his work invites...



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  Lot 25 of 109  

SUMMER ONLINE AUCTION
8-9 JUNE 2016

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Ram Kumar
Untitled
Signed and dated in Devnagari (lower right)
1966
Oil on canvas
45 x 51 in (114.3 x 129.5 cm)

PROVENANCE:
Property from the Chowdhury Family Collection
Sotheby's, New York, 19 September 2006, lot 86

EXHIBITED:
Ram Kumar: A Retrospective, New York: Aicon Gallery, 23 November - 18 December 2010

Category: Painting
Style: Abstract


 









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