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Jagdish Swaminathan
(1928 - 1994)

Untitled



Originally enrolled in medical college, Jagdish Swaminathan worked as a journalist, political activist and writer of children’s fiction before he turned to painting. His experiences in these fields, however, were not forgotten; as an artist, Swaminathan rebelled and organised against the romantic and bourgeois trends he saw in modern Indian art at the time. Describing Swaminathan’s unique polemic against modern painting in India, fellow artist...



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  Lot 14 of 100  

SPRING AUCTION 2010
10-11 MARCH 2010

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Winning Bid
$129,375
Rs 58,21,875

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)


ARTWORK DETAILS

Jagdish Swaminathan
Untitled

Signed and dated in Devnagari (verso)
1978
Oil on canvas
33.5 x 46 in (85.1 x 116.8 cm)

Category: Painting
Style: Landscape


 









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