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Manjit Bawa
(1941 - 2008)

Untitled



"I am a believer in Sufism and believe in peaceful co-existence" (as quoted in Manjit Bawa, Sakshi Gallery, Mumbai, and Gallery Maya, London, exhibition catalogue, 2005, unpaginated).

In this untitled portrait, influenced by Bawa's Sufi leanings, the artist's willing detachment from the world is reflected in the dreamy expression of the lone subject. His eyes seem to gaze into the distance, focusing on nothing in particular, and his...



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  Lot 23 of 115  

WINTER AUCTION 2008
10-11 DECEMBER 2008

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Winning Bid
Rs 22,63,200
$47,150

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)


ARTWORK DETAILS

Manjit Bawa
Untitled

Signed and dated in English and signed in Devnagari and Urdu (verso)
2005
Oil on canvas
29 x 26 in (73.7 x 66 cm)

Category: Painting
Style: Figurative


 









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