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Jamini Roy
(1887 - 1972)

Untitled



The present lot is one such work depicting a Santhal woman as she bends over to look at her reflection in a stream while she adjusts a flower in her hair. The stream in the painting acts as a point of contrast against the dry land that surrounds her. There is a sense of youthful joy to the moment that is highlighted further by the discarded pot by the woman's feet - almost as if she was setting aside her daily chore to indulge in a moment that...



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  Lot 3 of 40  

MODERN INDIAN ART
13 OCTOBER 2021

Estimate



Winning Bid
Rs 37,20,000
$50,270

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)


ARTWORK DETAILS

Jamini Roy
Untitled

Tempera on board
59.75 x 25.75 in (151.5 x 65.5 cm)

NON-EXPORTABLE NATIONAL ART TREASURE

PROVENANCE
Acquired directly from the artist
Dhoominal Art Gallery, New Delhi

Category: Painting
Style: Figurative


 









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