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Debanjan Roy
India Shining VIII (Gandhi Supported by Two)


Debanjan Roy is a multi-disciplinary artist who is known for examining political and social issues and observations through his sculptures of Mahatma Gandhi. Born in 1975, Roy received his education in visual arts from the Rabindra Bharati University in Shantiniketan.
Roy’s body of work is primarily celebrated for his use of figurative sculpture to express himself and his views on contemporary issues. He works with a range of materials,...



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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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