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Somnath Hore
(1921 - 2006)

Wounds 22

Somnath Hore was born in a village called Barama in Chittagong in present day Bangladesh in 1921. While he was still very young, he started making posters for the Communist party. It was with the help of the leader of this party that he was admitted into the Government College of Art & Craft.

Between the years 1954 to 1967, Hore handled a number of jobs in various capacities. From 1954 to 1958 he was a lecturer at the Indian College...

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  Lot 21 of 55  

13 MARCH 2024


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Rs 36,00,000

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Somnath Hore
Wounds 22

Signed, dated and inscribed 'Somnath Hore 1972, WOUNDS 22, Artist's Proof 2/10' (along the lower edge of the board)
Pulp Print on paper pasted on board
Print size: 19.25 x 24 in (49 x 61 cm)
Board size: 23 x 29 in (58 x 73.5 cm)

This is an artist's proof, second from a limited edition of ten

Akar Prakar, New Delhi

Category: Print Making
Style: Abstract


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