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Jamini Roy
(1887 - 1972)

Untitled



Born in 1887 in a small village in Beliatore, Bankura district, West Bengal, Jamini Roy joined the Government School of Art, Kolkata in 1903. He began his career by painting in the Post-Impressionist genre of landscapes and portraits, very much in keeping with his training in a British academic system. Yet, by 1925, Roy had begun experimenting along the lines of popular bazaar paintings sold outside the Kalighat temple in Kolkata. By the early...



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  Lot 2 of 80  

ART AND COLLECTIBLES ONLINE AUCTION
27-28 JULY 2016

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ARTWORK DETAILS

Jamini Roy
Untitled

Gouache on paper pasted on board
15.25 x 10.25 in (39 x 25.8 cm)

NON-EXPORTABLE NATIONAL ART TREASURE

PROVENANCE:
Acquired from Dhoomimal Gallery, New Delhi

Category: Painting


 









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