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Born in Kerala on 15 February 1924, K G Subramanyan was among the leading artists who sought to explore a post-Independence Indian identity through art. He completed his Bachelor’s degree in Economics from the Presidency College in Chennai before pursuing his interest in art to Santiniketan in 1944, where he studied under the tutelage of Benode Behari Mukherjee, Nandalal Bose and Ramkinkar Baij for four years. In 1955, Subramanyan was awarded a...



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  Lot 101 of 140  

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

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ARTWORK DETAILS

K G Subramanyan

a) Untitled
Initialled in Tamil (on the base)
Wood, leather, jute and beads
Height: 4.5 in (11.6 cm)
Width: 1.75 in (4.5 cm)
Depth: 9.5 in (23.9 cm)

b) Untitled
Dated, inscribed and signed '1960 authenticated KgSubramanyan' (lower left)
1960
Pen on paper
12.5 x 7.5 in (31.8 x 18.8 cm)

c) Untitled
Dated, inscribed and signed '1960 authenticated KgSubramanyan' (lower left)
1960
Pen on paper
12.5 x 7.5 in (31.8 x 18.8 cm)

(Set of three)

PROVENANCE
Sarjan Art Gallery, Vadodara
Private Collection, Mumbai

Category: Painting
Style: Figurative


 









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