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Phaneendra Nath Chaturvedi

Anthropomorphic Clones

Born in Varanasi in 1981, the young artist Phaneendra Nath Chaturvedi
unapologetically unmasks the men and women he draws in his large-format works to reveal the grotesque, robotic creatures he believes they really are. Skeletal forms in colorful shirts and dresses populate his multi-piece works on paper, some plugged into an electrical outlet, others held down with barbed wire and nuts and bolts.

These anthropomorphic beings...

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  Lot 34 of 85  

10-11 JUNE 2009


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Rs 3,02,680

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Phaneendra Nath Chaturvedi
Anthropomorphic Clones

Signed in English (lower right)
Pencil on archival paper and mirror
60 x 80 in (152.4 x 203.2 cm)

This work comprises forty eight parts, including six acrylic mirrors, with each measuring 10 x 10 inches. It is framed in four separate panels, each panel comprising twelve parts.

This work has been illustrated with a uniform reflection in all six mirrors.

Category: Painting
Style: Figurative


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