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Shibu Natesan
(1966)

Jha-Love



Sourcing his images from historical archives and current news media, Shibu Natesan revels in juxtaposing seemingly unrelated elements on his canvases to probe the validity of perception and belief. By unsettling the world-view of his audience, Natesan challenges the authenticity of trends and received images and information. “Using unexpected combinations and sources, Natesan confronts the viewer with symbols that are vaguely familiar on their...



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  Lot 58 of 100  

WINTER AUCTION 2010
8-9 DECEMBER 2010

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Winning Bid
$115,735
Rs 49,76,625

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)


ARTWORK DETAILS

Shibu Natesan
Jha-Love

Signed in Malayalam and signed and dated in English (verso)
2005
Oil on linen
71 x 95 in (180.3 x 241.3 cm)

EXHIBITED:
Each One Teach One, Sakshi Gallery, Mumbai; Jack Shainman Gallery, New York, 2007
The Sakshi Show, Darbar Hall Art Center, Kochi, 2008

PUBLISHED:
Voices of Change: 20 Indian Artists, Gayatri Sinha (ed.), The Marg Foundation, Mumbai, 2010

Category: Painting
Style: Figurative


 









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