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Born in Kerala on 15 February 1924, K G Subramanyan was among the leading artists who sought to explore a post-Independence Indian identity through art. He completed his Bachelor’s degree in Economics from the Presidency College in Chennai before pursuing his interest in art to Santiniketan in 1944, where he studied under the tutelage of Benode Behari Mukherjee, Nandalal Bose and Ramkinkar Baij for four years. In 1955, Subramanyan was awarded a...



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  Lot 18 of 81  

EVENING SALE | NEW DELHI, LIVE
21 SEPTEMBER 2017

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Winning Bid
Rs 10,80,000
$17,143

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)


ARTWORK DETAILS

K G Subramanyan
Summer
Initialed in Malayalam (lower right); signed, dated and initialled, 'K.G. Subramanyan/ 2007/ "Summer"' (on the reverse)

2007
Acrylic on canvas
30 x 30 in (76.3 x 76.3 cm)

EXHIBITED:
The Magic of Making, Kolkata: The Seagull Arts and Media Resource Centre, 5 December - 5 January 2007; Chennai: Gallery Sumukha, 24 January - 5 February 2008; Bangalore: Gallery Sumukha, 20 February - 8 March 2008; New Delhi: Lalit Kala Akademi, 17-28 March 2008; Mumbai: Coomaraswamy Hall, Prince of Wales Museum, 28 April - 4 May 2008

Category: Painting
Style: Figurative


 









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