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Lot 52
K G Subramanyan
Spring Interior


K. G. Subramanyan, born in Kerala in 1924, spent much of his career perfecting a synthesis of Indian folk art and contemporary themes on his canvas. Santiniketan, where the artist initially trained under Benode Behari Mukherjee and eventually retired to in 1980, deeply influenced his work with its tripartite philosophy of tradition, nature, and freedom of expression. From an early age, Subramanyan drew inspiration from traditional craftsmen and...



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  Lot 52 of 130  

SUMMER AUCTION 2007
6-7 JUNE 2007

Estimate



Winning Bid
$135,125
Rs 54,05,000

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)


ARTWORK DETAILS

K G Subramanyan
Spring Interior
Initialed in Tamil (lower right) and signed and dated in English (verso)
1997
Oil on canvas
54 x 53.5 in (137.2 x 135.9 cm)

Exhibited and Published:
K.G.Subramanyan - A Retrospective, National Gallery of Modern Art, New Delhi, 2003

Category: Painting
Style: Figurative


 









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