BROWSE THIS AUCTION



Lot 51
 
Quick Zoom


Somnath Hore was born in a village called Barama in Chittagong in present day Bangladesh in 1921. While he was still very young, he started making posters for the Communist party. It was with the help of the leader of this party that he was admitted into the Government College of Art & Craft.

Between the years 1954 to 1967, Hore handled a number of jobs in various capacities. From 1954 to 1958 he was a lecturer at the Indian College...



Read More
Other works of this artist in: this auction  |  entire site



  Lot 51 of 150  

SUMMER ONLINE AUCTION
13-14 JUNE 2018

Estimate









ARTWORK DETAILS

Somnath Hore

a) Untitled
Signed and dated 'Somnath Hore 1963' (lower right)
1963
Etching on paper
Print size: 12.75 x 19.5 in (32.2 x 49.4 cm)
Sheet size: 15 x 22 in (38 x 56 cm)

This is a non-editioned print

PROVENANCE:
Acquired from the artist's family
Private Collection, New Delhi

b) Untitled
Signed and dated 'Somnath Hore, 1960' (lower right) and inscribed 'Artist's Proof' (lower left)
1960
Etching on paper
Print size: 7.5 x 9.75 in (19 x 24.5 cm)
Sheet size: 10.75 x 14.75 in (27.6 x 37.7 cm)

This is an artist's proof edition

(Set of two)

Category: Print Making
Style: Abstract


 









Need help? Please check our guides on How to Bid. Auction Tips and FAQs.
Email auction@saffronart.com, newyork@saffronart.com, london@saffronart.com, delhi@saffronart.com
Tel: +91 (0) 22 2436 4113 (India); +1 212 627 5006 (USA); +44(0) 20 7409 7974(UK); +91 11 2436 9415 (New Delhi)