BROWSE THIS AUCTION
Lot 15
 
Quick Zoom
Krishen Khanna
Untitled


It was in the early 1970s that Krishen Khanna first explored the subject of bandwallas, or members of local brass bands engaged to play at weddings and other public ceremonies. Speaking of how he came to paint his first portraits of these musicians, Khanna explains that once, while driving out of his Delhi studio, the path was blocked by the marching band of a wedding procession. The image of these musicians dressed in their ceremonial uniforms...



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



  Lot 15 of 70  

AUTUMN AUCTION 2011
21-22 SEPTEMBER 2011

Estimate



Winning Bid
$14,883
Rs 6,84,600

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)


ARTWORK DETAILS

Krishen Khanna
Untitled
Signed in English (verso)
Acrylic on canvas
15 x 11 in (38.1 x 27.9 cm)

Category: Painting
Style: Figurative


 









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 (0) 22 2436 4113 (India); +1 212 627 5006 (USA); +44(0) 20 7409 7974(UK); +91 11 2436 9415 (New Delhi)