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K H Ara
Untitled


The present lot offers a rare and important glimpse into the early years of thought and experimentation that informed the artist's journey. By the early 1940s, there was a particular interest in Cubism among Indian artists, with a particular affinity towards the ideas of Klee and Kandinsky. A show of original modern paintings in Calcutta in December 1922 had included the works of teachers and students of the German Bauhaus, which spawned this...



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  Lot 72 of 87  

EVENING SALE | NEW DELHI, LIVE
8 SEPTEMBER 2016

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Winning Bid
Rs 9,00,000
$13,636

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)


ARTWORK DETAILS

K H Ara
Untitled
Signed 'ARA' (lower right)
Gouache on paper
23.25 x 18.75 in (59.3 x 47.8 cm)

PROVENANCE:
Collection of the artist's family

Category: Painting
Style: Abstract


 









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