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Ram Kumar
(1924 - 2018)

Untitled



Born in 1924 in Simla, Ram Kumar was among India’s leading modernists. He studied Economics at St. Stephen’s College, New Delhi, in 1946. Following this, he went to Paris to study painting under Andre Lhote and Fernard Leger in 1949-1952.

Ram Kumar, like many of his confreres among the first generation of post-colonial Indian artists - including such figures as F N Souza, M F Husain, Paritosh Sen, Jehangir Sabavala, Krishen Khanna, S...



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  Lot 42 of 109  

SUMMER ONLINE AUCTION
22-23 JUNE 2022

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Winning Bid
$9,120
Rs 7,02,240

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ARTWORK DETAILS

Ram Kumar
Untitled

Signed and dated 'Ram Kumar/ 1967' (on the reverse)
1967
Ink and pastel on paper pasted on mount board
22 x 28 in (56 x 71 cm)

PROVENANCE
Private Collection, New Delhi

EXHIBITED
Remembering Ram Kumar, New Delhi: Saffronart, 2 - 17 February 2019
Ram Kumar: Traversing the Landscapes of the Mind, New Delhi: Saffronart, 14 December 2016 - 8 January 2017; Mumbai: Saffronart, 14 - 26 March 2017

PUBLISHED
Meera Menezes ed., Ram Kumar: Traversing the Landscapes of the Mind, Mumbai: Saffronart, 2016, p. 65 (illustrated)
Remembering Ram Kumar, Mumbai: Saffronart, 2019, p. 44 (illustrated)

Category: Painting
Style: Abstract


 









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