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Thota Vaikuntam
Untitled



Thota Vaikuntam hails from Andhra Pradesh, in South India, and finds his inspiration in the rural areas of the state. Men and women of his village are often the central characters of his work. Telangana women, in particular, are frequent subjects for his works. The obsession can be traced back to his childhood, when he used to be fascinated by the male artists who used to impersonate female characters in the travelling theatre groups that...



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  Lot 19 of 70  

REDISCOVERY: AUCTION OF ART AND COLLECTIBLES
22-23 JULY 2020

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Winning Bid
$12,251
Rs 9,06,559

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)


ARTWORK DETAILS

Thota Vaikuntam
Untitled
Initialled and dated in Telugu (on the reverse)
1977
Oil on canvas
25.75 x 23.75 in (65.2 x 60.5 cm)

PROVENANCE
Acquired directly from the artist
Property of an Important Collector, New Delhi

Category: Painting
Style: Figurative


 









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