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Ram Kumar
Untitled


Born in 1924 in Simla, Ram Kumar was among India’s leading modernists. He studied Economics at St. Stephen’s College, New Delhi, in 1946. Following this, he went to Paris to study painting under Andre Lhote and Fernard Leger in 1949-1952.

Ram Kumar, like many of his confreres among the first generation of post-colonial Indian artists - including such figures as F N Souza, M F Husain, Paritosh Sen, Jehangir Sabavala, Krishen Khanna, S...



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  Lot 12 of 106  

WINTER ONLINE AUCTION
9-10 DECEMBER 2019

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Winning Bid
$12,516
Rs 8,76,120

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)


ARTWORK DETAILS

Ram Kumar
Untitled
Signed and dated 'Ram Kumar 91' (on the reverse)
1991
Acrylic on paper pasted on cardboard
18 x 23 in (45.7 x 58.4 cm)

PROVENANCE
Acquired directly from the artist
From an Important Private Collection, New Delhi

EXHIBITED
Ram Kumar: Traversing the Landscapes of the Mind, New Delhi: Saffronart, 14 - 31 December 2016, and Mumbai: Saffronart, 14 - 26 March 2017

PUBLISHED
Meera Menezes, Ram Kumar: Traversing the Landscapes of the Mind, Mumbai: Saffronart, 2016, p. 18 (illustrated)

Category: Painting
Style: Abstract


 









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