BROWSE THIS AUCTION
Lot 36
 
Quick Zoom
S H Raza
(1922 - 2016)

Gestuel



In the 1970s, S H Raza's gestural abstract expressionism underwent a transformation, retaining the fluid brushstrokes but comprising a certain structure of form and space. This shift suggested a deeper engagement with the idea of an ordered universe, partly influenced by Raza's visits to India during this time, which "... re-sensitized his perceptiveness for a final supreme and universal viewing of nature, not as appearance, not as spectacle but...



Read More
Artist Profile
Other works of this artist in: this auction  |  entire site



  Lot 36 of 120  

SUMMER ONLINE AUCTION
12-13 JUNE 2019

Estimate









ARTWORK DETAILS

S H Raza
Gestuel

Signed and dated 'RAZA/ 72' (lower left); signed, dated and inscribed 'RAZA/ 1972/ "Gestuel''' (on the reverse)
1972
Acrylic on board
19.5 x 29.25 in (49.4 x 74.3 cm)

PROVENANCE
Acquired directly from the artist in Paris, circa 1990s
Private Collection, South India
Acquired from the above

Category: Painting
Style: Abstract


 









Need help? Please check our guides on How to Bid. Auction Tips and FAQs.
Email auction@saffronart.com, newyork@saffronart.com, london@saffronart.com, delhi@saffronart.com
Tel: +91 22 6855 4100 (Mumbai); +1 212 627 5006 (USA); +44(0) 20 7409 7974(UK); +91 95555 84229 (New Delhi)