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Lot 103
Himmat Shah
(1933)

Untitled




Himmat Shah was born in 1933 at Lothal in Gujarat. After initially training as a drawing teacher, he studied painting at the Faculty of Fine Arts of M.S. University, Baroda, from 1956 to 1960. He was a National Cultural Scholar in 1956, and received a French Government scholarship to study etching at Atelier 17, Paris in 1967.

Shah was a member of Group 1890, a short-lived artists’ collective founded by J. Swaminathan. The then...



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  Lot 103 of 110  

WINTER AUCTION 2007
5-6 DECEMBER 2007

Estimate



Winning Bid
$155,552
Rs 59,10,993

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)


ARTWORK DETAILS

Himmat Shah
Untitled

Inscribed in English (lower right on the base)
Bronze
57.5 x 21 in (146 x 53.3 cm)

This is the third of an edition of five

EXHIBITED:
The first of the edition of five was exhibited at:Saffronart, Aspects of Modern and Contemporary Indian Sculpture, Mumbai, 2007

PUBLISHED:
An Unreasoned Act of Being: Sculptures by Himmat Shah, Mapin Publishing, Ahmedabad, 2007

Illustrated are two views of the sculpture

Category: Sculpture
Style: Figurative


 









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