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G Ravinder Reddy
(1956)

Devi II



G Ravinder Reddy's Devi II is a striking combination of tradition, folk, and kitsch, referencing the iconic form of the Goddess, revisited by Egyptian, Greek and Hindu civilisations since antiquity. The painted, embellished fibreglass sculptures with their kohl-lined, wide open eyes, are now synonymous with Reddy's oeuvre. The present lot is a smaller work, and thus offers a sense of intimacy even as she exudes a sensual, tactile appeal,...



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  Lot 5 of 47  

CONTEMPORARY INDIAN ART: A SELECTION FROM THE AMAYA COLLECTION
4-5 DECEMBER 2018

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Winning Bid
$34,304
Rs 23,67,000

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)


ARTWORK DETAILS

G Ravinder Reddy
Devi II

1998
Paint and gold leaf on polyester resin fibreglass
Height: 16.75 in (42.8 cm)
Width: 12.25 in (31 cm)
Depth: 13.5 in (34.4 cm)

EXHIBITED
The Human Factor, organized by The Guild Art Gallery at Mumbai: Jehangir Art Gallery, October 2001

PUBLISHED
Girish Shahane, The Human Factor, Mumbai: The Guild Art Gallery, 2001 (illustrated)

Category: Sculpture
Style: Figurative


 









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