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V S Gaitonde
Untitled


"Everything starts from silence. The silence of the brush. The silence of the canvas... The painter starts by absorbing all these silences." - V S GAITONDE

The present lot is a rare figurative portrait from a period when V S Gaitonde was almost exclusively painting large "non- objective" canvases in a vertical format. In the late 1950s, the artist broke away from all forms of figuration and embarked on a journey "that would...



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  Lot 24 of 84  

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8-9 APRIL 2020

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ARTWORK DETAILS

V S Gaitonde
Untitled
Signed in Devnagari and dated twice '8.12.1974 - 18.12.1974' (lower right)
1974
Ink on paper
10 x 9 in (25.5 x 23 cm)

PROVENANCE
Pundole's, Mumbai, 17 November 2016, lot 44
Property from a Distinguished Parsi Collection, Mumbai

Category: Painting
Style: Figurative


 









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