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Bhupen Khakhar
Two Men


Born in Mumbai in 1934, Bhupen Khakhar worked as a chartered accountant before turning to painting and moving to Baroda in the early 1960`s. An entirely self-taught artist, Khakhar developed a highly personal narrative in his figurative works, focusing on small-town life in India and the experiences of the country`s great middle-class. As his work references popular culture, in their depictions of traditional rituals and rites of passage, the...



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  Lot 78 of 110  

WINTER AUCTION 2007
5-6 DECEMBER 2007

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$192,625
Rs 73,19,750

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ARTWORK DETAILS

Bhupen Khakhar
Two Men
Signed and dated in Gujarati (lower left)
1983
Acrylic on fabric
45 x 76.5 in (114.3 x 194.3 cm)

EXHIBITED:
Image - Beyond Image, Contemporary Indian Paintings from the Collection of Glenbarra Art Museum, New Delhi, Kolkata, Bangalore, Mumbai, 1997

PUBLISHED:
Indian Contemporary Art Post Independence, Vadehra Art Gallery, New Delhi, 1997

Category: Painting
Style: Figurative


 









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