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S H Raza
Untitled


The present lot is a rare, figurative work by S H Raza, who mainly explored Cubism and abstraction rooted in spirituality and nature. During his formative years, like most of his peers, Raza painted in the realistic mode. He had moved to Bombay in 1943 to enrol at the Sir JJ School of Art, and the sights and sounds of the city inspired him. His watercolours from this decade were often scenes of the architecture of Bombay and other cities in...



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RAZA: THE BINDU AND BEYOND
8-9 JULY 2020

Estimate



Winning Bid
$27,000
Rs 19,98,000

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)


ARTWORK DETAILS

S H Raza
Untitled
Inscribed 'S H RAZA' (lower left)
Circa 1940s
Watercolour on paperboard
13.25 x 17.5 in (33.7 x 44.7 cm)

PROVENANCE
Formerly in the Collection of Paul Reinhart, Inc. of Richardson, Texas, USA (one of the largest cotton merchants in the country)
Private Collection, UK
Private Collection, New Delhi

Category: Painting
Style: Figurative


 









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