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Jamini Roy
Untitled


Born in 1887 in a small village in Beliatore, Bankura district, West Bengal, Jamini Roy joined the Government School of Art, Kolkata in 1903. He began his career by painting in the Post-Impressionist genre of landscapes and portraits, very much in keeping with his training in a British academic system. Yet, by 1925, Roy had begun experimenting along the lines of popular bazaar paintings sold outside the Kalighat temple in Kolkata. By the early...



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  Lot 2 of 122  

ART RISES FOR INDIA: A COVID-19 RELIEF FUNDRAISER AUCTION BY THE INDIAN ART COMMUNITY
19-20 MAY 2021

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Winning Bid
$813
Rs 58,520

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)


ARTWORK DETAILS

Jamini Roy
Untitled
Ink on paper
5.5 x 3 in (14 x 7.6 cm)

NON-EXPORTABLE NATIONAL ART TREASURE

CONDITION
Surface loss along the top edge. The work is in original condition and has never been restored. This work will be shipped unframed

This work has been generously donated by Dhoomimal Gallery.

Category: Painting
Style: Figurative


 








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