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V S Gaitonde
Untitled


"I was constantly looking at Zen, the canvas, the colour, the idea. You go on working on the idea, the idea coming into being. And you start painting. That is the central point of my activity... even now."- V S GAITONDE

In the early 1960s, Indian modernist V S Gaitonde was working out of a small studio at the Bhulabhai Desai Memorial Institute in then Bombay - a multi-faceted institution that encouraged the interaction...



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  Lot 13 of 50  

SPRING LIVE AUCTION | MODERN INDIAN ART
11 MARCH 2021

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Winning Bid
Rs 39,98,00,000
$5,552,778

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)


ARTWORK DETAILS

V S Gaitonde
Untitled
Signed and dated in Devnagari (on the reverse)
1961
Oil on canvas
50 x 80 in (127 x 203 cm)

PROVENANCE
Acquired directly from the artist during his time at the Bhulabhai Desai Memorial Institute, Bombay
Thence by descent
Property from the Collection of Aditi Mangaldas and Aditya Mangaldas

Category: Painting
Style: Abstract


 









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