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Nandalal Bose
Untitled


Born in Bihar in 1882, Nandalal Bose was one of India's leading artists of the 20 th century and was closely associated with the Bengal School. Bose was among the few who sought to reinvigorate Indian art by rooting it in Indian tradition, shunning the overarching Western academic approach to art that prevailed at the time. He trained under Abanindranath Tagore at the Calcutta School of Art in 1905 and forged a lasting friendship with him....



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  Lot 24 of 121  

FROM CLASSICAL TO CONTEMPORARY
6-7 DECEMBER 2017

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Winning Bid
$15,000
Rs 9,60,001

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)


ARTWORK DETAILS

Nandalal Bose
Untitled
Signed and dated twice in Bengali with artist's stamp (lower right)
1957
Watercolour on handmade paper
10.5 x 14 in (26.7 x 35.6 cm)

NON-EXPORTABLE NATIONAL ART TREASURE

PROVENANCE:
From the collection of the artist
Inherited by his eldest son, Sri Bishwaroop Bose
Gifted by Bishwaroop Bose to Anshuman Hui
Private Collection, Kolkata

Category: Painting
Style: Landscape


 









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