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Sakti Burman
(1935)

Untitled



Born in Kolkata in 1935, Sakti Burman studied at the Government College of Arts and Crafts, Kolkata, and later at the École Nationale des Beaux Arts in Paris. Burman uses pointillism and a marbling technique achieved by blending oils with acrylics to create fresco-like works on paper and canvas. Burman’s paintings often evoke a surrealist feel, referencing multiplicities of time and place. His art drew extensively from Hindu and European...



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  Lot 94 of 160  

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

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Winning Bid
$22,200
Rs 16,65,000

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)


ARTWORK DETAILS

Sakti Burman
Untitled

Signed 'SAKTi BURMAN' (lower centre)
Acrylic on canvas
36 x 25.25 in (91.7 x 64 cm)

PROVENANCE
Acquired directly from the artist
Private Collection, New Delhi

EXHIBITED
Home is a Place: Interiority in Indian Art, New Delhi: DAG, 12 April – 4 August 2021

PUBLISHED
Kishore Singh ed., Home is a Place: Interiority in Indian Art, New Delhi: DAG, 2021, p. 141 (illustrated)

Category: Painting
Style: Figurative


 









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