BROWSE THIS AUCTION
Lot 89
 
Quick Zoom
Nilima Sheikh
(1945)

The Last Saffron



Over the last several years, Nilima Sheikh’s body of work has focused on the troubled Northern Indian state of Kashmir, juxtaposing its rich traditions and exquisite environs with the violence that has marked its recent history. “In her attempt to understand something of the plight, the reality, of Kashmir today, to hope to arrive at this understanding through the process of her own painting, Nilima Sheikh was drawn to the work of Agha Shahid...



Read More
Artist Profile
Other works of this artist in: this auction  |  entire site



  Lot 89 of 120  

SPRING AUCTION 2011
16-17 MARCH 2011

Estimate









ARTWORK DETAILS

Nilima Sheikh
The Last Saffron

Initialed and dated in Devnagari (center right)
2007
Mixed media on Sanganer paper
56.5 x 20 in (143.5 x 50.8 cm)

EXHIBITED AND PUBLISHED:
Expanding Horizons, Bodhi Art, Mumbai, Amravati, Nagpur, Aurangabad, Solapur, Kolhapur, Pune and Nasik, 2008-09

Category: Painting
Style: Landscape


 









Need help? Please check our guides on How to Bid. Auction Tips and FAQs.
Email auction@saffronart.com, newyork@saffronart.com, london@saffronart.com, delhi@saffronart.com
Tel: +91 22 6855 4100 (Mumbai); +1 212 627 5006 (USA); +44(0) 20 7409 7974(UK); +91 95555 84229 (New Delhi)