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Prabhakar Barwe
Book of Life


"A playful relationship exists between form and space. Indeed, what is form in one context becomes space in another and vice versa. Form and space are so interlinked that it is difficult to talk of them separately." - PRABHAKAR BARWE

Prabhakar Barwe's artistic career spanned three decades, during which he explored the nuances of form and space. His distinctive imagery draws from aspects of Surrealism and is based on placing...



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  Lot 47 of 50  

SPRING LIVE AUCTION | MODERN INDIAN ART
11 MARCH 2021

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$384,000
Rs 2,76,48,000

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Prabhakar Barwe
Book of Life
Signed and dated in Devnagari, further inscribed and dated 'PRABHAKAR BARWE 1989/ 'BOOK OF LIFE'' (on the reverse)
1989
Enamel on canvas
46.5 x 52.75 in (118 x 134 cm)

PROVENANCE
Acquired directly from the artist, circa 1990s
Private Collection, USA
Acquired from the above
Property from an Important International Collection

Category: Painting
Style: Figurative


 









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