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K H Ara
Untitled


Born in 1913 at Bolarum (near Hyderabad), Andhra Pradesh, Krishnaji Howlaji Ara did not receive any formal schooling or education in the field of fine arts. The son of a chauffeur, Ara spent the initial years of his life in his hometown, and only moved to Mumbai at the age of seven. Once there, he first made a living cleaning cars, and later joined the Salt Satyagraha movement that was led by Mahatma Gandhi during India's Independence struggle....



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  Lot 4 of 67  

EVENING SALE | NEW DELHI, LIVE
12 SEPTEMBER 2019

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Winning Bid
Rs 19,20,000
$27,042

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)


ARTWORK DETAILS

K H Ara
Untitled
Signed 'ARA' (lower left)
Gouache on paper
23 x 24 in (58.6 x 61.2 cm)

PROVENANCE
Private Collection, Massachusetts, USA
Private Collection, UK

Category: Painting
Style: Figurative


 









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