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S H Raza
(1922 - 2016)

Untitled



The present lot was painted in 1975 during Raza's transition from gestural painting to geometric abstraction. Raza made frequent trips to India during this time, and Indian landscapes became the dominant theme in his work during the 1970s. "Nature became to Raza something not to be observed or to be imagined but something to be experienced in the very act of putting paint on canvas." (Rudolf von Leyden, "Metamorphosis," Raza, Mumbai:...



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  Lot 15 of 65  

EVENING SALE | MUMBAI, LIVE
13 MARCH 2018

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Winning Bid
Rs 36,00,000
$56,250

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)


ARTWORK DETAILS

S H Raza
Untitled

Signed and dated 'RAZA '75' (lower right); signed and dated 'RAZA 1975' (on the reverse)
1975
Acrylic on canvas
19.5 x 19.5 in (49.8 x 49.8 cm)

PROVENANCE:
Acquired from Delhi Art Gallery, New Delhi
Property from a Corporate Collection, New Delhi

Category: Painting
Style: Abstract


 









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