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Baburao Krishnarao Mestry was born on 3 June 1890 in Kolhapur, British India. A self-taught artist, sculptor, and filmmaker, he was one of the leading painters of stage backdrops in Western India in the early 20th century, alongside his cousin Anandrao Painter. His adopted last name "Painter" identified him with his art. Baburao and Anandrao also procured a film projector to exhibit movies, while learning about the process of filmmaking and...



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  Lot 14 of 68  

SPRING LIVE AUCTION
26 MARCH 2019

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Winning Bid
Rs 9,20,000
$13,529

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)


ARTWORK DETAILS

Baburao Painter
Kalpak
Titled and inscribed in Devnagari (lower right)
Oil on canvas
52.5 x 41.5 in (133.2 x 105.4 cm)

Category: Painting
Style: Figurative


 









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