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Amrita Sher-Gil
Untitled


Born on 30th January 1913 in Budapest, Hungary, Amrita Sher-Gil was the first important woman artist to emerge out of India in the 1930s. In her brief life span of 28 years, she led the modern Indian art movement, which was then taken ahead by the Bombay Progressive Artists Group.

A child of a Punjabi landlord father Sardar Umrao Singh Majithia and a Hungarian musician mother, Antoinette, both loyalists to the British Raj, Amrita had...



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  Lot 68 of 150  

SUMMER ONLINE AUCTION
13-14 JUNE 2018

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Winning Bid
$36,372
Rs 24,00,552

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)


ARTWORK DETAILS

Amrita Sher-Gil
Untitled
Watercolour and pencil on paper
8.5 x 5 in (21.5 x 12.9 cm)

NON-EXPORTABLE NATIONAL ART TREASURE

PROVENANCE:
Acquired from the artist's family

Category: Painting
Style: Figurative


 









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