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Atul Dodiya
Saurabh Society - 12 Noon


The present lot is an early work by Atul Dodiya, painted in the photorealist style which he employed in the 1980s. During this period, he painted monumental representations of small town architecture, as seen in the present lot, and scenes depicting the quiet, unassuming middle-class environment he grew up in. Often these works centred on his life in Mumbai and the landscapes of his native Saurashtra, a region in Gujarat. These early works...



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  Lot 9 of 47  

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

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$72,870
Rs 50,28,000

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ARTWORK DETAILS

Atul Dodiya
Saurabh Society - 12 Noon
Inscribed and dated 'ATUL B DODIYA/ "SAURABH SOCIETY-12 NOON". -1988' (on the reverse)
1988
Oil on canvas
47.75 x 72 in (121.6 x 183 cm)

EXHIBITED
Orientations: Trajectories in Indian Art, Oudenburg: Foundation De 11 Lijnen, 10 October - 18 December 2010

PUBLISHED
Deepak Ananth ed., Orientations: Trajectories in Indian Art, Oudenburg: Foundation De 11 Lijnen, 2011, p. 40 (illustrated)
Amrita Jhaveri and Priya Jhaveri (ed.), A Guide to 101 Indian Contemporary Artists, Mumbai: India Book House, 2005, p. 28 (illustrated)

Category: Painting
Style: Landscape


 









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