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Arpita Singh
(1937)

Mundane Magic, Woman in Red II



Meticulously constructing her canvases out of thick layers of oil paint, which she then manipulates to expose a diversity of subjects and motifs, Arpita Singh unites subject and process to bestow her works with several strata of meaning. Frequently drawing on the public and private lives of women in her work, ôMemories and mappings of dislocations and discoveries, of nostalgia and pain, of excitement and anxiety have surged through her images....



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  Lot 83 of 120  

SPRING AUCTION 2011
16-17 MARCH 2011

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Arpita Singh
Mundane Magic, Woman in Red II

Signed and dated in English (lower right)
1997
Oil on canvas
59 x 30 in (149.9 x 76.2 cm)

EXHIBITED & PUBLISHED:<br> Stree: Paintings by Contemporary Indian Women Artists, Bodhi Art, Singapore, 2004 <br> Indian Contemporary Fine Art, Saffronart and Apparao Galleries, Los Angeles, 2001

Category: Painting
Style: Figurative


 









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