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Jamini Roy
(1887 - 1972)

Untitled



Jamini Roy's works reflect his pursuit of an artistic identity that is deeply rooted in his socio-political consciousness. Born to a middle-class family in Bankura, West Bengal, Roy grew up surrounded by artisans and local craftsmen who would later inspire his works. The artistic heritage of this region cast a deep impression on Roy, and its influences echoed through his art. "The terracotta temples of this region with their arches, rectangular...



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  Lot 2 of 55  

SPRING LIVE AUCTION: MODERN INDIAN ART
6 APRIL 2022

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Winning Bid
Rs 9,00,000
$12,000

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)


ARTWORK DETAILS

Jamini Roy
Untitled

Signed in Bengali (lower right)
Tempera on board
22.25 x 13.25 in (56.2 x 33.5 cm)

NON-EXPORTABLE NATIONAL ART TREASURE

PROVENANCE
Dhoomimal Art Gallery, New Delhi

Category: Painting
Style: Figurative


 









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