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Sakti Burman
Untitled


Born in Kolkata in 1935, Sakti Burman studied at the Government College of Arts and Crafts, Kolkata, and later at the École Nationale des Beaux Arts in Paris. Burman uses pointillism and a marbling technique achieved by blending oils with acrylics to create fresco-like works on paper and canvas. Burman’s paintings often evoke a surrealist feel, referencing multiplicities of time and place. His art drew extensively from Hindu and European...



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  Lot 84 of 140  

WINTER ONLINE AUCTION: MODERN AND CONTEMPORARY SOUTH ASIAN ART AND COLLECTIBLES
9-10 DECEMBER 2020

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Winning Bid
$67,392
Rs 49,19,616

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)


ARTWORK DETAILS

Sakti Burman
Untitled
Signed 'SAKTi' (lower right) and signed again 'SAKTi BURMAN' (upper right and on the reverse)
Oil on canvas
38.5 x 28.25 in (97.5 x 71.8 cm)

PROVENANCE
An Eminent Private Collection, Mumbai

PUBLISHED
India Today Magazine, New Delhi: India Today Group, 2 March 2015 (illustrated, cover)
B N Goswamy, Sakti Burman: A Private Universe, New Delhi: Art Alive Gallery and Milan: Skira, 2015, p. 27 (illustrated)

Category: Painting
Style: Figurative


 









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