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Debanjan Roy
India Shining VIII (Gandhi Supported by Two)



Debanjan Roy effortlessly uses figurative sculpture as a means to express himself, and seems to enjoy this three-dimensional medium, over any other, for its explicit ability to mimic as well as distort the real and the familiar, depending on the manipulation of the artist. Roy’s index of materials ranges from wood and bronze to his recent use of fiberglass. The artist sometimes combines materials, which are worked on by different methods,...



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  Lot 108 of 120  

SUMMER ONLINE AUCTION
12-13 JUNE 2019

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ARTWORK DETAILS

Debanjan Roy
India Shining VIII (Gandhi Supported by Two)
Inscribed 'DEBANJAN ROY' (upper left and upper right)
2009
Acrylic on fibreglass
Height: 65.25 in (165.5 cm)
Width: 59 in (150 cm)
Depth: 25.25 in (64 cm)

From a limited edition of five

PROVENANCE
Private Collection, Mumbai

EXHIBITED:
Experiments with Truth: Recent works by Debanjan Roy, New York: Aicon Gallery, 8 July - 1 August 2009 (another from the edition)
Looking for Bapu, Kolkata: Akar Prakar; Ahmedabad: L & P Hutheesing Centre, 2010 (another from the edition)
Who Has Seen Gandhi?, presented by Tangerine Art Space at Bangalore: Raj Bhavan and Kynkyny Art Gallery, 2010 (another from the edition)

PUBLISHED:
Experiments with Truth: Recent works by Debanjan Roy, New York: Aicon Gallery, 2009, pp.18-19 (illustrated, another from the edition)

Category: Sculpture
Style: Figurative


 









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