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Akbar Padamsee
Untitled


"Blue is not only the colour of the sky, but can be made to project itself forward..." - AKBAR PADAMSEE

The only seascape that Akbar Padamsee painted, this vast canvas of a stormy sea was originally commissioned by prominent Mumbai lawyer Naval Vakil, who was an important collector and patron to many Indian Modernists. Painted in 1970, the painting has its origins in the view of the Arabian Sea as seen from Vakil's Napean Sea...



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  Lot 61 of 81  

EVENING SALE | NEW DELHI, LIVE
21 SEPTEMBER 2017

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Winning Bid
Rs 1,92,00,000
$304,762

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)


ARTWORK DETAILS

Akbar Padamsee
Untitled
Signed and dated 'PADAMSEE 70' (upper left)
1970
Oil on canvas
61.75 x 107.75 in (157 x 273.7 cm)

PROVENANCE
Property from a Distinguished Private Collection, New Delhi

Category: Painting
Style: Abstract


 









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