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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 24 of 80  

ART AND COLLECTIBLES ONLINE AUCTION
27-28 JULY 2016

Estimate



Winning Bid
$12,891
Rs 8,50,800

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)


ARTWORK DETAILS

Somnath Hore
Untitled
Initialed 'S h' (on the base)
Circa 1990s
Bronze
Height: 8.5 in (21.3 cm)
Width: 4.25 in (11 cm)
Depth: 4.25 in (11 cm)

PROVENANCE:
Acquired from the artist's family

Category: Sculpture


 









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