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Amrita Sher-Gil
Untitled


Amrita Sher-Gil displayed a prodigious talent for art from early childhood, prolific in filling her diaries and sketchbooks with drawings and watercolours. The themes of these works were inspired by Hungarian and German folk tales that she grew up listening to, as well as cultural influences that she was surrounded by at the time. The present lot was created in 1926, when "back in Simla, Amrita continued with her passion for art and made many...



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  Lot 14 of 84  

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8-9 APRIL 2020

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Winning Bid
$29,196
Rs 21,60,504

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)


ARTWORK DETAILS

Amrita Sher-Gil
Untitled
Dated '1926' (upper right)

1926
Charcoal on paper
9.75 x 6.5 in (24.5 x 16.7 cm)

NON-EXPORTABLE NATIONAL ART TREASURE

This is a double-sided work

PROVENANCE
Acquired directly from the artist's family

Category: Drawing
Style: Figurative


 









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