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Jamini Roy
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 55 of 87  

EVENING SALE | NEW DELHI, LIVE
8 SEPTEMBER 2016

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Winning Bid
Rs 15,60,000
$23,636

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)


ARTWORK DETAILS

Jamini Roy
Untitled
Tempera on cloth pasted on board
32.5 x 18 in (82.5 x 45.5 cm)

NON-EXPORTABLE NATIONAL ART TREASURE

PROVENANCE:
Aquired by the present owner from Dhoomimal Gallery, New Delhi

EXHIBITED:
Carved Contours, New Delhi: Dhoomimal Gallery, 5-28 April 2016

Category: Painting
Style: Figurative


 









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