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Akbar Padamsee
(1928 - 2020)

Classic Metascape



"I like to think of the surface of my paintings as an archaeological site where you can uncover surface after surface." - AKBAR PADAMSEE

This Classic Metascape was painted in 1961, following Padamsee's brief period of grey works. He continued working with a limited palette in the following decade, and moved towards landscapes which contained some recognisable elements from nature, such as mountains or rivers, but are...



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  Lot 36 of 150  

SUMMER ONLINE AUCTION
13-14 JUNE 2018

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$252,000
Rs 1,66,32,000

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Akbar Padamsee
Classic Metascape

Signed and dated 'PADAMSEE 1961' (lower right)
1961
Oil on canvas
34.5 x 49.5 in (87.6 x 125.7 cm)

PROVENANCE:
Private Collection, New Delhi
Saffronart, Mumbai, 12 February 2015, lot 31
Acquired from the above

Category: Painting
Style: Landscape


 









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