BROWSE THIS AUCTION
Lot 32
A A Almelkar
The Catch


Abdul Rahim Almelkar believed that he must have learnt painting when he was still in his mother`s womb, much like Arjuna`s son Abhimanyu in the Mahabharat. "My mother was busy embroidering all through her pregnancy and I probably inherited art from her at that stage," he says.

Born in Solapur, (in Maharashtra) he began painting at the young age of seven. After a conventional education in a local school, he joined the Sir J. J. School...



Read More
Other works of this artist in: this auction  |  entire site



  Lot 32 of 134  

AUCTION 2000 (NOVEMBER)
24 NOVEMBER-1 DECEMBER 2000

Estimate









ARTWORK DETAILS

A A Almelkar
The Catch
Signed in Devnagiri (lower right)
1968
Oil on canvas
25.25 x 24 in (64 x 61 cm)

Category: Painting
Style: Figurative


 









Need help? Please check our guides on How to Bid. Auction Tips and FAQs.
Email auction@saffronart.com, newyork@saffronart.com, london@saffronart.com, delhi@saffronart.com
Tel: +91 22 6855 4100 (Mumbai); +1 212 627 5006 (USA); +44(0) 20 7409 7974(UK); +91 95555 84229 (New Delhi)