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Apart from being an activist, Jagdish Swaminathan was a deeply spiritual painter who believed that it was nature alone that could lead man out of his maze of worldly concerns. "Swaminathan's subject here is a transcendental, pristine view of nature. It is a view that antedates the corruption and defiling of the Earth. The tree, rock and mountainous forms that defy gravity exist in a time-space void and bespeak a pure, reposeful state. In this...



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  Lot 12 of 115  

WINTER AUCTION 2008
10-11 DECEMBER 2008

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Winning Bid
$140,875
Rs 67,62,000

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)


ARTWORK DETAILS

Jagdish Swaminathan
Untitled
Signed and dated in Devnagari (verso)
1982
Oil on canvas
42.5 x 27.5 in (108 x 69.8 cm)

Category: Painting
Style: Landscape


 









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