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Prakash Karmarkar came from an artistic family; his father was a renowned artist of his time. Unfortunately, all of his father`s paintings were destroyed in the Hindu Muslim riots in the 1940s, which also ruined his family. By 1949, both his parents had passed away, forcing him to abandon his studies at the Government College of Arts and Crafts, Kolkata. He joined the army for two years and then quit to work as a graphic design manager for a...



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  Lot 8 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
$880
Rs 63,360

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ARTWORK DETAILS

Prakash Karmarkar
Durga
Signed and dated in Bengali (lower left)
1997
Pen and ink on paper
29.25 x 23.5 in (74 x 59.5 cm)

CONDITION
This work is in good condition and will be shipped unframed

This work has been generously donated by Priyasari Art Gallery

Category: Drawing
Style: Figurative


 








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