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Gaganendranath Tagore
(1867 - 1938)

Untitled (Darjeeling)



A member of the influential Tagore family, Gaganendranath Tagore was a self-taught artist and caricaturist who significantly contributed to the establishment of the Indian Society of Oriental Art in Calcutta. Much like his cousin Abanindranath Tagore, he was deeply involved in the formation and continuation of the Bengal School of Art, adopting the school’s pan-Asian artistic disciplines - such as Japanese brushwork and east Asian wash...



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  Lot 69 of 160  

SPRING ONLINE AUCTION: MODERN AND CONTEMPORARY SOUTH ASIAN ART AND ANTIQUITIES
6-7 APRIL 2022

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Winning Bid
$23,400
Rs 17,55,000

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)


ARTWORK DETAILS

Gaganendranath Tagore
Untitled (Darjeeling)

Initialled indistinctly (lower left)
Circa 1920s
Watercolour on paper
12 x 9 in (30.7 x 22.7 cm)

NON-EXPORTABLE NATIONAL ART TREASURE

PROVENANCE
DAG, New Delhi
Acquired from the above
Property of a Gentleman, New Delhi

Category: Painting
Style: Figurative


 









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