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K K Hebbar
Sangya Bala


"The lyricism and soothing quality of Indian music, the grace and rhythmic quality of Indian dance, both folk and classical, inspired me to express my feelings in line and colour." - K K HEBBAR

K K Hebbar's practice was deeply rooted in the folk art traditions of his home state of Karnataka. People, especially the working classes, were central to Hebbar's practice, and appear either as the protagonists of the works or...



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  Lot 10 of 68  

SPRING LIVE AUCTION
26 MARCH 2019

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Winning Bid
Rs 46,00,000
$67,647

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ARTWORK DETAILS

K K Hebbar
Sangya Bala
Signed in Devnagari and signed and dated 'Hebbar/ 83' (lower left)
1983
Oil on canvas
38 x 42 in (96.3 x 106.9 cm)

PROVENANCE
Christie's, Mumbai, 19 December 2013, lot 72

EXHIBITED
An Artist's Quest: K K Hebbar - A Retrospective, Bengaluru: National Gallery of Modern Art (NGMA), 21 August - 20 October 2011; New Delhi: National Gallery of Modern Art (NGMA), 22 November - 22 December 2011; Mumbai: National Gallery of Modern Art (NGMA), 2 February - 4 March 2012

PUBLISHED
K G Subramanyan, Veena K Thimmaiah et al, Hebbar: An Artist's Quest, Bengaluru: National Gallery of Modern Art and K K Hebbar Art Foundation, 2011, p. 149 (illustrated)

Category: Painting
Style: Figurative


 









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