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Jamini Roy
Untitled


"A picture is what it is: Man creates it. And whatever man creates reflects his character, his daily life, his innermost thoughts, indeed everything." - JAMINI ROY

The search for an original artistic expression led Jamini Roy back to his roots, and he often incorporated elements from traditional art forms such as Kalighat patuas, Bengali scrolls, and objects and paintings from his native Bankura region in West Bengal....



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  Lot 1 of 106  

WINTER ONLINE AUCTION
9-10 DECEMBER 2019

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Winning Bid
$15,948
Rs 11,16,360

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)


ARTWORK DETAILS

Jamini Roy
Untitled
Signed in Bengali (lower right)
Tempera on card
20.5 x 15.25 in (52 x 39 cm)

NON-EXPORTABLE NATIONAL ART TREASURE

PROVENANCE
Acquired in India, circa 1950s
Private Collection, San Diego, USA
Private Collection, New Delhi

Category: Painting
Style: Figurative


 









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