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G R Santosh
Untitled


The present lot is a rare and early figurative work on paper by G R Santosh, who is primarily known for his vividly colourful abstract neo-Tantric works of art. Painted in 1957-when the artist was fresh out of the M S University of Baroda and trained under none other than N S Bendre-the present lot is characteristic of Santosh's works from this period. Particularly notable is the use of earthy colours, as seen in the present lot, which would...



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  Lot 36 of 84  

WORKS ON PAPER
8-9 APRIL 2020

Estimate



Winning Bid
$11,351
Rs 8,40,000

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)


ARTWORK DETAILS

G R Santosh
Untitled
Signed in Devnagari and dated '57' (lower right)
1957
Gouache on paperboard
19.5 x 25.5 in (49.3 x 64.6 cm)

PROVENANCE
Property from a Distinguished Parsi Collection, Mumbai

Category: Painting
Style: Figurative


 









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