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V S Gaitonde
Untitled


"There is a kind of metamorphosis in every canvas, and the metamorphosis never ends." - V S GAITONDE

Vasudeo Santu Gaitonde has always stood apart from his contemporaries, whether in his personality, which demanded isolation, or in his aesthetic vision that increasingly exhibited a strong sense of meditative introspection. From his modest beginnings, and against all odds, he pursued an enigmatic quest toward abstraction, and...



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  Lot 37 of 68  

SPRING LIVE AUCTION
26 MARCH 2019

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Winning Bid
Rs 25,24,00,000
$3,711,765

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ARTWORK DETAILS

V S Gaitonde
Untitled
Signed, dated and inscribed in Devnagari and signed, dated and inscribed 'V.S.GAITONDE 73 N.DELHI' (on the reverse)
1973
Oil on canvas
59.5 x 39.25 in (151 x 100 cm)

EXHIBITED
V. S. Gaitonde: Painting as Process Painting as Life, New York: The Solomon R Guggenheim Museum, 24 October 2014 - 11 February 2015; Venice: Peggy Guggenheim Collection, 3 October 2015 - 10 January 2016

PUBLISHED
Sandhini Poddar ed., V S Gaitonde: Painting as Process, Painting as Life, New York: Guggenheim Museum Publications, 2014, p. 89 (illustrated)

Category: Painting
Style: Abstract


 









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