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Nandalal Bose
Untitled


"Unless you feel within you the omnipresent bliss of existence, you like things, your love or liking grows within you day by day, and it is that love which inspires you to your work, an attempt at mastering mere technique is quite futile." - Nandalal Bose

One of India's leading artists of the 20th century, Bose was among the few who sought to reinvigorate Indian art by rooting it in Indian tradition, shunning the overarching Western...



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  Lot 46 of 67  

EVENING SALE | NEW DELHI, LIVE
12 SEPTEMBER 2019

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ARTWORK DETAILS

Nandalal Bose
Untitled
Signed and dated in Bengali (upper left)
1954
Ink on paper pasted on paper pasted on mountboard
5.5 x 3.25 in (13.8 x 8.5 cm)

NON-EXPORTABLE NATIONAL ART TREASURE

PROVENANCE
Aakriti Art Gallery, Kolkata
Saffronart, Mumbai, 2 December 2014, lot 29

PUBLISHED
Samindranath Majumdar and Anuradha Ghosh eds., The Great Journey of Shapes: Collages of Nandalal Bose, Kolkata: Aakriti Art Gallery, 2015 (illustrated)

Category: Painting
Style: Figurative


 









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