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Jamini Roy
(1887 - 1972)

Untitled



"Jamini Roy is popularly remembered as the first Indian artist to have rejected the fashionable art world of the urban elite in Calcutta, to 'return' to explore the visual stimulus of his childhood, through which he formulated and ultimately forged a new trajectory for modern art in India." (Sona Datta, Urban Patua: The Art of Jamini Roy, Mumbai: Marg Publications, 2010, p. 14) In the latter half of the 1920s, Roy turned to the various...



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  Lot 57 of 65  

EVENING SALE | MUMBAI, LIVE
13 MARCH 2018

Estimate



Winning Bid
Rs 13,20,000
$20,625

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)


ARTWORK DETAILS

Jamini Roy
Untitled

Signed in Bengali (lower right)
Tempera on paper
14 x 31.75 in (35.3 x 80.5 cm)

NON-EXPORTABLE NATIONAL ART TREASURE

PROVENANCE:
Private Collection, USA

Category: Painting
Style: Figurative


 









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