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Thota Vaikuntam
(1942)

Untitled



The controlled lines, fine strokes and bold colours of the present lot are characteristic of many of Thota Vaikuntam’s paintings. In general, he only uses primary colours in his works. They reflect the vibrant atmosphere of rural India that he draws his inspiration from. “I like using rich primary colours, which give a sense of character and depth to my paintings. Like reds and saffron and even orange, because these are essentially Indian...



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  Lot 23 of 40  

MODERN INDIAN ART
13 OCTOBER 2021

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Winning Bid
Rs 38,40,000
$51,892

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)


ARTWORK DETAILS

Thota Vaikuntam
Untitled

Signed and dated in Telugu (lower right)
2012
Acrylic on canvas
48 x 35.75 in (121.7 x 90.5 cm)

PROVENANCE
Acquired directly from the artist
An Important Private Collection, New Delhi

Category: Painting
Style: Figurative


 









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