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Lot 119
Sumedh Rajendran
(1972)

Breakdown Survival




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 119 of 135  

SPRING AUCTION 2007
7-8 MARCH 2007

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Winning Bid
$9,361
Rs 4,02,503

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ARTWORK DETAILS

Sumedh Rajendran
Breakdown Survival

Mixed media
Height : 48 in. (121.9 cm)
Width : 98.5 in. (250.2 cm)
Depth : 9.5 in. (24.1 cm)

This work comprises of the following:
1) An iron sheet shaped in the form of the front of a car measuring 40 x 38 x 8 inches
2) An iron sheet shaped in the form of a car door measuring 40 x 34 x 9 inches
3) An iron arm finished with leather measuring 17 x 25.5 x 3 inches
4) A fiber animal finished with leather that has four metal wheels attached to the left leg measuring 15 x 46 x 8 inches

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

This installatio

This work comprises of the following:
1) An iron sheet shaped in the form of the front of a car measuring 40 x 38 x 8 inches
2) An iron sheet shaped in the form of a car door measuring 40 x 34 x 9 inches
3) An iron arm finished with leather measuring 17 x 25.5 x 3 inches
4) A fiber animal finished with leather that has four metal wheels attached to the left leg measuring 15 x 46 x 8 inches

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

This

Category: Installation
Style: Still Life


 









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