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Jamini Roy
Untitled (Gopini)


The influence of folk art in Jamini Roy's work was deeper than borrowing merely stylistic or structural elements, and involved adapting and reforming the themes, usually through several versions of the same work created over a long period of time. In his search for an artistic expression, Roy delved into his roots, often incorporating elements from traditional art forms such as Kalighat patuas and Bankura paintings in his works. His...



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  Lot 2 of 30  

SUMMER LIVE AUCTION
13 JULY 2021

Estimate



Winning Bid
Rs 15,60,000
$21,224

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)


ARTWORK DETAILS

Jamini Roy
Untitled (Gopini)
Signed in Bengali (lower right)
Tempera on card
22 x 28 in (55.9 x 71.1 cm)

NON-EXPORTABLE NATIONAL ART TREASURE

PROVENANCE
Acquired directly from the artist, Calcutta, circa 1960s
Private Collection, France
Acquired from the above, 2018
Private Collection, Pennsylvania
Private Collection, New Delhi

Category: Painting
Style: Figurative


 









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