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M Sivanesan
(1940 - 2015)

Untitled (Woman in Red and Yellow)



M Sivanesan’s works are a reflection of his personal moods, rather than an attempt at making a profound statement. Fascinated with the human subject, Sivanesan works mainly with figurative compositions. Born in Madras (now Chennai) in 1940, Sivanesan would grow up to pursue art and graduate from the Madras Government College of Arts and Crafts in 1956. In 1962, he won an award at International Inter Church, New York. He has exhibited widely in...



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  Lot 60 of 120  

MODERN AND CONTEMPORARY SOUTH ASIAN ART AND COLLECTIBLES
13-14 OCTOBER 2021

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ARTWORK DETAILS

M Sivanesan
Untitled (Woman in Red and Yellow)

Signed 'M.Sivanesan' (centre right), bearing 'Kunika Chemould Art Centre label' (on the reverse)
Oil on board
23.5 x 13.5 in (59.7 x 34.5 cm)

PROVENANCE
Acquired from India by diplomats in Washington DC, circa 1960s. Purchased from their estate by collector in 2015.
Property from an Important Private Collection, California

Category: Painting
Style: Figurative


 









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