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Born in 1924 in Simla, Ram Kumar was among India’s leading modernists. He studied Economics at St. Stephen’s College, New Delhi, in 1946. Following this, he went to Paris to study painting under Andre Lhote and Fernard Leger in 1949-1952.

Ram Kumar, like many of his confreres among the first generation of post-colonial Indian artists - including such figures as F N Souza, M F Husain, Paritosh Sen, Jehangir Sabavala, Krishen Khanna, S...



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  Lot 65 of 84  

WORKS ON PAPER
8-9 APRIL 2020

Estimate



Winning Bid
$2,388
Rs 1,76,730

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)


ARTWORK DETAILS

Ram Kumar

a) Untitled
Signed in Devnagari and dated '91' (lower left)
1991
Pen and ink on paper
7.75 x 13.5 in (20 x 34 cm)

PUBLISHED
Alok Bhalla and Vidya Shivadas eds., Ram Kumar: The Face & Other Stories, New Delhi: Vadehra Art Gallery, p. 66,158 (illustrated)

b) Untitled
Signed in Devnagari and dated '91' (lower left)
1991
Pen and ink on paper
7.75 x 13 in (19.5 x 33.2 cm)

(Set of two)

PROVENANCE
Vadehra Art Gallery, New Delhi
Property of a Gentleman, Mumbai

PUBLISHED:
Alok Bhalla and Vidya Shivadas eds., Ram Kumar: The Face & Other Stories, New Delhi: Vadehra Art Gallery, pp. 66, 158 (illustrated)

Category: Drawing
Style: Figurative


 









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