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Meera Mukherjee
(1923 - 1998)

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“As the fires keep burning, for the 10 or 12 hours that a piece is being fired, I am alert and trying to keep it alive. Sculpture thus becomes a complete, total process. It is like nurturing and nourishing, like making a human being and bringing him to life.” - MEERA MUKHERJEE

Meera Mukherjee's art reflects her deep reverence for her roots, tradition, and history. Her sculptures depict scenes from rural life, often of labourers,...



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  Lot 14 of 40  

MODERN INDIAN ART
13 OCTOBER 2021

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Winning Bid
Rs 78,00,000
$105,405

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)


ARTWORK DETAILS

Meera Mukherjee
Trellis

1986
Bronze
Height: 10.75 in (27 cm)
Width: 6.57 in (17 cm)
Depth: 6.25 in (16 cm)

PROVENANCE
Seagull Foundation of the Arts, Kolkata
Private Collection, Kolkata

EXHIBITED
New and Recent Works of Meera Mukherjee, Kolkata: Anthropological Survey of India, December 1986

Category: Sculpture
Style: Figurative


 









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