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Sakti Burman
Twilight Dancer


Born in Kolkata in 1935, Sakti Burman studied at the Government College of Arts and Crafts, Kolkata, and later at the École Nationale des Beaux Arts in Paris. Burman uses pointillism and a marbling technique achieved by blending oils with acrylics to create fresco-like works on paper and canvas. Burman’s paintings often evoke a surrealist feel, referencing multiplicities of time and place. His art drew extensively from Hindu and European...



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  Lot 31 of 89  

SPRING ONLINE AUCTION
27-28 MARCH 2019

Estimate



Winning Bid
$9,432
Rs 6,41,376

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)


ARTWORK DETAILS

Sakti Burman
Twilight Dancer
Signed 'SAKTi BURMAN' (lower centre); signed, inscribed and dated 'SAKTi BURMAN "TWiLiGHT DANCER"/ 2010' (on the reverse)
2010
Oil on canvas
10.25 x 7.75 in (26 x 19.9 cm)

PROVENANCE
Acquired from Art Musings, Mumbai
From a Private Collection, Mumbai

PUBLISHED
B N Goswamy, Kishore Singh, Mrinal Ghosh eds., Sakti Burman: The Wonder of it All, Mumbai: Pundole Art Gallery and Chennai: Apparao Art Galleries, 2012, p. 198 (illustrated)

Category: Painting
Style: Figurative


 









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