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Lot 88
S Dhanapal
(1919 - 2000)

Untitled




Born in Chennai in 1919, S. Dhanapal initially trained in painting at the Government College of Art and Crafts there. In 1941, he joined the institution as a faculty member, and in 1957, he was appointed the Head of its sculpture department. Dhanapal was an influential painter and sculptor in post-Independence India. His sculptures, in particular, served as a visual bridge between traditional Eastern and the modern, ever changing Western...



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  Lot 88 of 110  

WINTER AUCTION 2007
5-6 DECEMBER 2007

Estimate



Winning Bid
$26,795
Rs 10,18,210

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)


ARTWORK DETAILS

S Dhanapal
Untitled

Bronze
25 x 14.5 in (63.5 x 36.8 cm)

The sculpture rests on a wood base measuring 5 x 8 x 6 in

EXHIBITED:
Saffronart, Aspects of Modern and Contemporary Indian Sculpture, Mumbai, 2007

PUBLISHED:
Madras: An Emotion, Values Art Foundation, 1996

Illustrated are two views of the sculpture

Category: Sculpture
Style: Figurative


 









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