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S H Raza
(1922 - 2016)

Colour Sketch



At the heart of S H Raza’s art is the celebration of nature, whether it emerged through his early expressionist watercolour landscapes from the 1940s, or the Cubist compositions during his time in Paris, or his later abstract works characterised by the fusion of geometric forms with principles of spirituality. Often, his themes were drawn from his childhood memories spent in the forests of his native village in Madhya Pradesh. Raza’s stylistic...



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  Lot 27 of 40  

WINTER LIVE AUCTION: MODERN INDIAN ART
8 DECEMBER 2020

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ARTWORK DETAILS

S H Raza
Colour Sketch

Signed and dated 'RAZA 87' (lower left); signed, dated and inscribed 'RAZA/ 1987/ Colour sketch' (on the reverse)
1987
Acrylic on canvas
26.75 x 7.25 in (68 x 18.3 cm)

This work will be included in the forthcoming SH RAZA, Catalogue Raisonnè, (1972 - 1989) by Anne Macklin on behalf of The Raza Foundation, New Delhi.

PROVENANCE
Acquired directly from the artist, Paris
Private Collection, UK

Category: Painting
Style: Abstract


 









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