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Gaganendranath Tagore was a self-taught artist and caricaturist, the nephew of Rabindranath Tagore, and a member of the Bengal School. Known for his unique style which evolved independently of any formal art education, the artist founded the Indian Society of Oriental Art alongside his brother Abanindranath Tagore in 1907. Having created a platform to promote art that employed and echoed indigenous styles, Gaganendranath Tagore remained the...



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  Lot 1 of 84  

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8-9 APRIL 2020

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Winning Bid
$2,912
Rs 2,15,520

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)


ARTWORK DETAILS

Gaganendranath Tagore
Untitled
Graphite on paper
9.5 x 6.5 in (24.3 x 16.5 cm)

NON-EXPORTABLE NATIONAL ART TREASURE

This work was originally part of an artist's sketchbook

PROVENANCE
Acquired directly from the artist's family, Kolkata
Private Collection, Maharashtra
Saffronart, New Delhi, 8 September 2016, lot 61 (artist's sketchbook)

Category: Painting
Style: Figurative


 









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