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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 57 of 150  

SUMMER ONLINE AUCTION
13-14 JUNE 2018

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Winning Bid
$4,848
Rs 3,19,968

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)


ARTWORK DETAILS

Nandalal Bose
Untitled
Signed in Bengali and dated '2/11/48' (lower left); inscribed in Bengali (on the reverse)
1948
Watercolour on postcard
3.5 x 5.5 in (8.8 x 13.7 cm)

NON-EXPORTABLE NATIONAL ART TREASURE

PROVENANCE:
Gifted by the artist to Rathindranath Tagore
Acquired by the late Kalidas Chatterjee
Thence by descent

Category: Drawing
Style: Figurative


 









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