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Amrita Sher-Gil
Untitled


Amrita Sher-Gil's work often explored feminine themes, and the artist was drawn to depicting women "in an emotionally charged and sensuous manner." (Artist quoted in Vivan Sundaram ed., Amrita Sher-Gil: A Self-Portrait in Letters & Writings, Volume 1, New Delhi: Tulika Books, 2010, p. xl) Her early works showcase an artist on the verge of realising her artistic strengths. Sher-Gil was yet to discover the synthesis of form and colour seen...



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  Lot 3 of 50  

SPRING LIVE AUCTION | MODERN INDIAN ART
11 MARCH 2021

Estimate



Winning Bid
Rs 22,80,000
$31,667

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)


ARTWORK DETAILS

Amrita Sher-Gil
Untitled
Watercolour on paper
7 x 5 in (18 x 12.5 cm)

NON-EXPORTABLE NATIONAL ART TREASURE

PROVENANCE
Acquired directly from the artist's family

Category: Painting
Style: Figurative


 









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