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Babu Xavier
(1960)

No: 1288 - Elephant Series



Based in Trivandrum, Kerala, Babu Xavier is an artist whose canvases are brought alive with vivid colours and fantastic creatures. His brushes paint on full-blooded reds, vibrant yellows and sparkling blues and greens, creating nearly human figures with some sexual undertones in watercolours that seem to radiate light almost like a prism.

Babu, who was born in 1960, never thought he would grow up to be an artist. In his school and...



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  Lot 19 of 65  

THE ART OF INDIA AUCTION
18-19 MAY 2022

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$1,895
Rs 1,44,000

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ARTWORK DETAILS

Babu Xavier
No: 1288 - Elephant Series

Signed, inscribed and dated 'BA---------BU/ X/ BABU XAVIER/ No: 1288 - Elephant Series/ 2022 January' (on the reverse)
2022
Acrylic on canvas
36 x 48 in (91.4 x 121.9 cm)

This work will be shipped in a roll

Category: Painting
Style: Figurative


 









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