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Born in Mumbai in 1928, Akbar Padamsee graduated from the Sir J J School of Arts in 1951, with a Diploma in Painting, following which he went to live and work in France. In 1952, he was awarded a prize by Andre Breton on behalf of the Journale d’Art. Padamsee’s first solo exhibition was held in Paris in the same year at Galerie Saint Placide.

Padamsee’s pioneering spirit has allowed him to experiment with a wide range of media, from...



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  Lot 17 of 69  

EVENING SALE | NEW DELHI, LIVE
20 SEPTEMBER 2018

Estimate



Winning Bid
Rs 5,76,000
$8,056

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)


ARTWORK DETAILS

Akbar Padamsee

a) Untitled
Signed and dated 'PADAMSEE/ 2003' (lower right)
2003
Pencil on paper
10.75 x 8 in (27.1 x 20.6 cm)

b) Untitled
Signed and dated 'PADAMSEE/ 2003' (lower left)
2003
Watercolour and pencil on paper
11.5 x 8.25 in (29.4 x 20.9 cm)

(Set of two)

PROVENANCE:
Acquired directly from the artist
Private Collection, Mumbai

Category: Drawing
Style: Figurative


 









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