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"Black for me is ink. And creating for me is about understanding the heart of darkness in a world which is black and white." - ZARINA

Zarina Hashmi-or simply 'Zarina' as she prefers to be known-has always engaged with the politics of home, space and migration. Raised in Aligarh, India, Zarina travelled extensively through Europe, the Middle East, Latin America and Asia, and her works reflect this migratory lifestyle and the...



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  Lot 62 of 84  

WORKS ON PAPER
8-9 APRIL 2020

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Winning Bid
$21,786
Rs 16,12,200

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)


ARTWORK DETAILS

Zarina Hashmi

a) Dew (Home is a Foreign Place)
Signed and dated 'Zarina 99' (lower right); inscribed 'Dew' (lower centre); further inscribed '4/25' (lower left)
Woodcut on kozo paper mounted on somerset paper
Print size :8.25 x 5.75 in (20.8 x 14.5 cm)
Sheet size:16 x 13 in (40.5 x 32.9 cm)
Fourth from a limited edition of twenty-five

b) Dawn (Home is a Foreign Place)
Signed and dated 'Zarina 99' (lower right); inscribed 'Dawn' (lower centre); further inscribed '4/25' (lower left)
Woodcut on kozo paper mounted on somerset paper
Print size: 8.25 x 5.75 in (21 x 14.5 cm)
Sheet size: 16 x 13 in (40.5 x 32.9 cm)
Fourth from a limited edition of twenty-five

(Set of two)

PROVENANCE
Property from a Prominent Private Collection, New Delhi

EXHIBITED:
Zarina: Mapping a Life, 1991-2001, Oakland: Mills College Art Museum, 4 November - 21 December 2001 (another from the edition)
Home is a Foreign Place, Mumbai: The Guild Art Gallery, 13 June - 2 July 2005 (another from the edition)
Zarina Hashmi, Karachi: Chawkandi Art, September 2005 (another from the edition)
Zarina: Weaving Memory, 1990-2006, Mumbai: Bodhi Art, 2007 (another from the edition)
The Ten Thousand Things, New York: Luhring Augustine, 20 June - 31 July 2009 (another from the edition)
Mind and Matter: Alternative Abstractions, 1940s to Now, New York: MoMA, 5 May - 16 August 2010 (another from the edition)
Everyone Agrees: It's About to Explode, Venice: India Pavilion, Venice Biennale, 4 June - 27 November 2011 (another from the edition)
Zarina: Paper Like Skin, Los Angeles: Hammer Museum, 29 September - 30 December 2012; New York: Solomon R Guggenheim Museum, 25 January - 21 April 2013; Chicago: Art Institute of Chicago, 26 June - 22 September 2013 (another from the edition).Contemporary Galleries: 1980-Now, New York: MoMA, 16 November 2011 - 9 February 2014 (another from the edition)
Altered Inheritances: Home is a Foreign Place, Dubai: Ishara Art Foundation, 18 March - 13 July 2019 (another from the edition)
Home is a Foreign Place: Recent Acquistions in Context, New York: The Met Breuer, 19 April 2019 - 21 June 2020 (another from the edition)
Zarina: Atlas of Her World, St. Louis: Pulitzer Arts Foundation, 6 September 2019 - 2 February 2020 (another from the edition)
Zarina: A Life in Nine Lines, New Delhi: Kiran Nadar Museum of Art (KNMA), 30 January - 30 June 2020 (another from the edition)

PUBLISHED:
Joyce Brodsky, Sharmistha Ray et al, Zarina: Weaving Memory, 1990-2006, Singapore: Bodhi Art, 2007 (illustrated, another from the edition)
Aamir R Mufti, Allegra Pesenti and Ann Philbin, Zarina: Paper Like Skin, Los Angeles: Hammer Museum, University of California, 2012 (illustrated, another from the edition)

Category: Print Making
Style: Abstract


 









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