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"The mind moves through the object to the idea, and through the idea to the object. Thus, the work becomes concrete and abstract at the same time." - J SWAMINATHAN

Jagdish Swaminathan rejected the idea that Indian Modernism developed from encounters with the West. He turned inwards instead, looking to lay the foundations of Indian Modernism through the nation's own folk and tribal art traditions. He sought to solidify his...



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  Lot 60 of 85  

MODERN INDIAN ART
5-6 DECEMBER 2018

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ARTWORK DETAILS

Jagdish Swaminathan
Untitled
Oil on canvas
31.5 x 44.75 in (79.8 x 113.9 cm)

PROVENANCE
Acquired from Dhoomimal Art Centre, New Delhi

PUBLISHED
Vinod Bhardwaj and Brij Sharma eds., Trends and Tradition: Eighty Glorious Years, New Delhi: Dhoomimal Gallery, 2017, p. 151 (illustrated)

Category: Painting
Style: Landscape


 









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