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Jehangir Sabavala
(1922 - 2011)

Flight of the Egrets I



“My art, a mixture of academic, impressionist and cubist texture, form and colour, acquired a distinct style in the mid ‘60s. And with each step I have evolved a new experience. But if I look back, I find I have carried all the elements forward.” - JEHANGIR SABAVALA

Located between the real and the ideal, the land landscapes created by Jehangir Sabavala are mesmerising, intuitive, universal, and timeless. Paintings such as the...



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  Lot 29 of 109  

SUMMER ONLINE AUCTION
22-23 JUNE 2022

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ARTWORK DETAILS

Jehangir Sabavala
Flight of the Egrets I

Signed and dated 'Sabavala '04' (lower left)
2004
Oil, acrylic and oil pastel on canvas
35.75 x 59.5 in (90.5 x 151 cm)

The present lot is illustrated in Ranjit Hoskote’s The Crucible of Painting: The Art of Jehangir Sabavala under a different title - Flight of Cranes I (2004)

PROVENANCE
Collection of a Lawyer
Pundoles, Mumbai, 1 February 2012, lot 32
Property from an Important Corporate Collection, Mumbai

PUBLISHED
Ranjit Hoskote, The Crucible of Painting: The Art of Jehangir Sabavala, Mumbai: Eminence Designs Pvt. Ltd., 2005, p. 177 (illustrated)

Category: Painting
Style: Landscape


 









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