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K H Ara
(1914 - 1985)

Untitled



“Composition is the art of arranging in a decorative manner the diverse elements at the painter’s command to express his feelings.” – K H ARA

KH Ara made an astounding entry into the Indian art world in the 1940s, defying the difficult circumstances of his childhood, as well as the limitations from his lack of formal training in art. Born to a Dalit bus driver in a village in Andhra Pradesh, Ara ran away to Mumbai at the age of...



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  Lot 43 of 70  

WINTER LIVE AUCTION: INDIAN ART
15 DECEMBER 2021

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Winning Bid
Rs 72,00,000
$96,644

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)


ARTWORK DETAILS

K H Ara
Untitled

Signed 'ARA' (lower left)
Oil on canvas
19.5 x 25.25 in (49.6 x 64.3 cm)

PROVENANCE
Private Collection, Mumbai
Acquired from the above

Category: Painting
Style: Landscape


 









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