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Thota Vaikuntam hails from Andhra Pradesh, in South India, and finds his inspiration in the rural areas of the state. Men and women of his village are often the central characters of his work. Telangana women, in particular, are frequent subjects for his works. The obsession can be traced back to his childhood, when he used to be fascinated by the male artists who used to impersonate female characters in the travelling theatre groups that...



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  Lot 67 of 69  

EVENING SALE | NEW DELHI, LIVE
20 SEPTEMBER 2018

Estimate



Winning Bid
Rs 25,20,000
$35,245

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)


ARTWORK DETAILS

Thota Vaikuntam

a) Untitled
Signed in Telugu (lower left)
Acrylic on board pasted on board
12.5 x 4.5 in (31.5 x 11.3 cm)

b) Untitled
Signed in Telugu (lower left)
Acrylic on board pasted on board
12.5 x 4.5 in (31.5 x 11.3 cm)

c) Untitled
Signed in Telugu (lower left)
Acrylic on board pasted on board
13.5 x 8 in (34.1 x 20.4 cm)

d) Untitled
Signed in Telugu (upper right)
Acrylic on board pasted on board
12.5 x 4.5 in (31.5 x 11.3 cm)

e) Untitled
Signed in Telugu (upper right)
Acrylic on board pasted on board
12.5 x 4.5 in (31.5 x 11.3 cm)

f) Untitled
Signed in Telugu (lower left)
Acrylic on board pasted on board
10 x 6.5 in (25.1 x 16.3 cm)

g) Untitled
Signed in Telugu (upper left)
Acrylic on board pasted on board
9.75 x 6.5 in (24.7 x 16.3 cm)

h) Untitled
Signed in Telugu (lower right)
Acrylic on board pasted on board
9.5 x 6.5 in (24.3 x 16.3 cm)

i) Untitled
Signed in Telugu (upper left)
Acrylic on board pasted on board
9.75 x 6.5 in (24.9 x 16.3 cm)

j) Untitled
Signed in Telugu (lower right)
Acrylic on board pasted on board
9.5 x 6.5 in (24.1 x 16.3 cm)


This is one work comprising of ten panels and total size (including frame) is 31.25 x 51.25 in (79.3 x 130 cm).

PROVENANCE:
Acquired directly from the artist
Property of an Important Collector, New Delhi

Category: Painting
Style: Figurative


 









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