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Lot 124
Sumedh Rajendran
(1972)

Untitled




In each of Rajendran’s works of art, the artist makes a ‘conscious decision’ to raise awareness about the ‘sad state of affairs’ around him. His sculptures amalgamate various fundamental forms such as animals, objects and humans, resulting in hybrid species that break downs all preconceived notions one may have while categorizing anything into a ‘type’. His use of industrial materials such as ceramic tiles, steel, iron and other unbending...



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  Lot 124 of 135  

AUCTION SEPTEMBER 2006
6-7 SEPTEMBER 2006

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Winning Bid
$7,370
Rs 3,31,650

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ARTWORK DETAILS

Sumedh Rajendran
Untitled

2005
Iron sheet, fiber glass, leather, plastic
Entire work: Height: 53 in (134.6 cm)
Length: 46 in (117 cm)
Depth: 11 in (28 cm)
Bust: Height: 26.5 in (67.3 cm)
Length: 18 in (45.8 cm)
Depth: 11 in (28 cm)
Can: Height: 11 in (28 cm)
Length: 8 in (20.3 cm)
Depth: 2 in (5 cm)

This work comprises of three parts
1) An iron sheet shaped in the form of an animal
2) A fiber bust finished with leather placed on the animal
3) A fiber can finished with leather placed between the bust and the head of the animal.

The work is meant to be installed by fixing it to the wall.

This lot will be shipped in two crates. The animal in one crate and the bust and the can in another crate.

This work comprises of three parts
1) An iron sheet shaped in the form of an animal
2) A fiber bust finished with leather placed on the animal
3) A fiber can finished with leather placed between the bust and the head of the animal.

The work is meant to be installed by fixing it to the wall.

Exhibited and Published: Street Fuel Backout, Sakshi Gallery, Mumbai, 2006

This lot will be shipped in two crates. The animal in one crate and the bust and the can in another cr

Category: Sculpture
Style: Figurative


 









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