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Krishen Khanna
(1925)

Concert at 115 Lloyds Rd



Krishen Khanna's early paintings of musicians stemmed from his growing interest and engagement with Carnatic music in the 1950s. Khanna had moved with his family to 115 Lloyds Road, Nungambakkam in January 1953, to work for the Chennai branch of Grindlays Bank. His four month-old daughter, Rasika, developed a serious interest in Bharatnatyam. To nurture her interest, Khanna would often invite leading musicians and dancers to their home. These...



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  Lot 24 of 81  

EVENING SALE | NEW DELHI, LIVE
21 SEPTEMBER 2017

Estimate



Winning Bid
Rs 60,00,000
$95,238

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)


ARTWORK DETAILS

Krishen Khanna
Concert at 115 Lloyds Rd

Signed 'K Khanna' (lower left); signed and inscribed 'K Khanna/ KRISHEN KHANNA/ "CONCERT AT 115 Lloyds Rd"' (on the reverse)
Oil on canvas
48 x 60 in (121.7 x 152.2 cm)

PROVENANCE
Acquired directly from the artist
Property from a Distinguished Private Collection, New Delhi

Category: Painting
Style: Figurative


 









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