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Akbar Padamsee
Untitled


The present lot, painted when Akbar Padamsee lived in Paris in the early 1950s, represents the earliest phase of the artist's lifelong preoccupation with the human figure. Speaking about these works, Yashodhara Dalmia notes, "Padamsee's early figures, done in the 1950s, were almost iconic in their rigid, frontal stances and the thickly contoured angularity of the bodies. These stiffly erect, archaic forms evoked a feeling of a distant obeisance...



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  Lot 47 of 99  

99 MODERN PAPERWORKS
20-21 JULY 2011

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$10,925
Rs 4,80,700

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Akbar Padamsee
Untitled
1952
Mixed media on paper
11.5 x 9.5 in (29.2 x 24.1 cm)

Category: Painting
Style: Figurative


 









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