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S H Raza
(1922 - 2016)

Church



The present lot is demonstrative of S H Raza’s preoccupation with French landscapes and architecture during the 1950s and early ‘60s. After moving to France in 1950, Raza spent the majority of his time travelling within the country and soaking up influences and inspiration not only from French artists and art movements, but also its architecture, landscape and nature. As noted by art historian Yashodhara Dalmia, “The landscape with its trees,...



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  Lot 27 of 55  

SPRING LIVE AUCTION: MODERN INDIAN ART
6 APRIL 2022

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Winning Bid
Rs 78,00,000
$104,000

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)


ARTWORK DETAILS

S H Raza
Church

Signed and dated 'RAZA 62' (lower right); signed, dated and inscribed 'RAZA/ 1962/ "Church"' (on the reverse)
1962
Oil on canvas
18 x 24 in (45.7 x 61 cm)

PROVENANCE
Private Collection, New Delhi

This work will be included in a revised edition of S H Raza: Catalogue Raisonné, 1958 - 1971 (Volume I) by Anne Macklin on behalf of The Raza Foundation, New Delhi

Category: Painting
Style: Abstract


 









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