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S H Raza
(1922 - 2016)

Congo



“My work is my own inner experience and involvement with the mysteries of nature and form which is expressed in colour, line, space and light.” - S H RAZA

S H Raza sailed for France in 1950, thus beginning a journey that would influence his practice for decades. His artistic evolution is considered to be one of the most fluid and versatile ones in modern Indian art. Each phase in his oeuvre signified not only a technical change in...



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  Lot 48 of 109  

SUMMER ONLINE AUCTION
22-23 JUNE 2022

Estimate



Winning Bid
$1,510,920
Rs 11,63,40,840

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)


ARTWORK DETAILS

S H Raza
Congo

Signed and dated 'RAZA '65' (lower centre); signed and inscribed 'RAZA/ P.648 '65/ "Congo"/ 100 F' (on the reverse)
1965
Oil on canvas
63.5 x 50.75 in (161 x 129 cm)

PROVENANCE
Galerie Lara Vincy, Paris
Private Collection, France
Cornette de Saint Cyr, Paris, 13 April 2010, lot 12
Grosvenor Gallery, UK
Acquired from the above
Property from an Important Private Collection, New Delhi

PUBLISHED
Jaques Lassaigne, Raza, Paris: Cimaise Art et Architecture Actuals, 1967, p. 37 (illustrated)
Anne Macklin, S H Raza: Catalogue Raisonné, 1958 - 1971 (Volume I), New Delhi: Vadehra Art Gallery and Raza Foundation, 2016, p. 144 (illustrated)

Category: Painting
Style: Abstract


 









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