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Akbar Padamsee
Classic Metascape


"Colour is wave-length. It has greater or lesser frequency, faster or slower speed. Certain colours, for instance, red, reach the eye before blue. This creates dimension. Colour orchestration becomes sculpture... Colour breaks the speed of looking." - AKBAR PADAMSEE

In the late 1950s and 60s, Padamsee travelled within India and Europe, and encountered diverse geographies. During this time, he began to delve into landscape...



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  Lot 66 of 120  

SUMMER ONLINE AUCTION
12-13 JUNE 2019

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$144,000
Rs 99,36,000

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ARTWORK DETAILS

Akbar Padamsee
Classic Metascape
Signed and dated 'PADAMSEE 1961' (lower right)
1961
Oil on canvas
34.5 x 49.5 in (87.6 x 125.7 cm)

PROVENANCE
Private Collection, New Delhi
Acquired from the above
Saffronart, Mumbai, 12 February 2015, lot 31

Category: Painting
Style: Landscape


 









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