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George Keyt
Untitled


Born In Sri Lanka in 1901, he started exhibiting in the 1920's and the work from this period is strongly influenced by Buddhist and Hindu iconography. The 1930's saw him preoccupied with the depiction of episodes from the Buddhist Jataka or Birth stories, culminating in the representation of the life and times of the Buddha on the walls of the circumambulatory shrine room of Gautami Vihara in Borella in 1940. At the same time he was also exposed...



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  Lot 16 of 120  

SUMMER ONLINE AUCTION
12-13 JUNE 2019

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$19,800
Rs 13,66,200

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ARTWORK DETAILS

George Keyt
Untitled
Signed and dated 'G Keyt/ 89' (upper right)
1989
Oil on canvas mounted on board
27.25 x 26.75 in (69.2 x 68 cm)

PROVENANCE
Acquired from Indigo Blue Art, Singapore
Property from an Important Private Collection, Hong Kong

Category: Painting
Style: Figurative


 









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