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Somnath Hore
The Challenger


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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EDITIONS 24-HOUR AUCTION
18-19 MAY 2011

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Somnath Hore
The Challenger
Signed and dated in English (lower right)
1973
Etching on paper
8 x 9.5 in (20.3 x 24.1 cm)

Artist's proof, sixtieth from a limited edition of sixty

Category: Print Making
Style: Figurative


 









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