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Lot 10
Krishen Khanna
Lament on a Battlefield


Born in 1925 in what is now Faislabad in Pakistan, Krishen Khanna grew up in Lahore, only studying art after he graduated from college at evening classes held at the Mayo School of Art there. In 1947, Khanna’s family moved to Shimla as a result of the Partition of India and Pakistan, and Khanna was deeply affected by not only the change in his personal life, but also the socio-political chaos that reigned around him. His early works are...



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  Lot 10 of 52  

COVID-19 RELIEF FUNDRAISER ONLINE AUCTION
29-30 APRIL 2020

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Winning Bid
$4,216
Rs 3,11,960




ARTWORK DETAILS

Krishen Khanna
Lament on a Battlefield
Inscribed and signed 'LAMENT ON/ A BATTLEFIELD/ KKhanna' (lower right)
Dry pastel on paper
29.5 x 21.5 in (74.9 x 54.6 cm)

This work has been generously donated by the artist.
100% of the sale proceeds will be donated to listed NGOs.

This work will be shipped unframed

Category: Painting
Style: Figurative


 









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