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Surendran Nair
Study for `Suffrage: A Fountain Sculpture on the Road to Lumbini` - Epiphany (Cuckoonebulopolis)


Surendran Nair’s epic works from the series Cuckoonebulopolis often feature a lone male protagonist, contemplatively silent, upon and around whom the action unfolds. The artist’s “…series of male figures has its roots in sacred iconography. Iconic sculptural images of Visnu and of the Buddha, eternally graceful and endowed with the attributes of earthly beauty provide the physical prototypes for this body of work. At the thematic level, …[it is]...



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  Lot 26 of 140  

SUMMER AUCTION 2008
18-19 JUNE 2008

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Surendran Nair
Study for `Suffrage: A Fountain Sculpture on the Road to Lumbini` - Epiphany (Cuckoonebulopolis)
Signed and dated in English (lower right)
2006
Watercolour on paper
62.5 x 43.5 in (158.8 x 110.5 cm)

Category: Painting
Style: Figurative


 









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