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K K Hebbar
(1911 - 1996)

Untitled




"The time has passed for artists to be patronized. They must now have a standing of their own."

Kattingeri Krishna Hebbar was born in 1911 at Kattingeri in the Udupi district of Karnataka. His father used to make clay idols of Lord Ganesha during festivals and this background in folk art helped Hebbar decide that he wanted to pursue art as a career. Despite training in the Western tradition, Hebbar’s body of work remained...



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  Lot 24 of 138  

THE TIES THAT BIND: SOUTH ASIAN MODERN AND CONTEMPORARY ART
30 NOVEMBER-1 DECEMBER 2016

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Winning Bid
Rs 18,04,992
$26,544

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)


ARTWORK DETAILS

K K Hebbar
Untitled

Signed and dated 'Hebbar 87' (lower right)
1987
Oil on canvas
29.75 x 40 in (75.8 x 101.8 cm)

PROVENANCE:
Important Private Collection, North India

Category: Painting
Style: Landscape


 









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