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Thota Vaikuntam
(1942)

Untitled




Thota Vaikuntam hails from Andhra Pradesh, in South India, and finds his inspiration in the rural areas of the state. Men and women of his village are often the central characters of his work. Telangana women, in particular, are frequent subjects for his works. The obsession can be traced back to his childhood, when he used to be fascinated by the male artists who used to impersonate female characters in the travelling theatre groups that...



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  Lot 70 of 81  

EVENING SALE | NEW DELHI, LIVE
21 SEPTEMBER 2017

Estimate



Winning Bid
Rs 7,20,000
$11,429

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)


ARTWORK DETAILS

Thota Vaikuntam
Untitled

Each signed and dated in Telugu and inscribed '4/7' (lower right at the bottom)
2006
Bronze
Each measuring approximately:
Height: 12.5 in (32 cm)
Width:7 in (18 cm)
Depth: 9.5 in (23.6 cm)

Fourth from a limited edition of seven Each piece has been mounted on a wooden base of size H: 2.75 in (7.4 cm) x W: 9 in (23.3 cm) x D: 9 in (23.3 cm)

PROVENANCE:
Property from a Distinguished Private Collection, Mumbai

Category: Sculpture
Style: Figurative


 









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