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Nasreen Mohamedi
Untitled


On viewing Nasreen Mohamedi's spare drawings, one is struck by the artist's repudiation of the representational aesthetic that dominated the work of her contemporaries. The frugal, enigmatic lines of these works represent the acme of her abstract idiom, rooted in the work of artists like Kandinsky that she encountered while studying in London and Paris.

Speaking about these works, Geeta Kapur notes, "Nasreen's drawings raise the...



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  Lot 18 of 80  

WINTER ONLINE AUCTION
12-13 DECEMBER 2011

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Nasreen Mohamedi
Untitled
a) Pencil on paper
b) and c) Pencil and ink on paper
a) and c) 10.5 x 13 in (26.7 x 33 cm)
b) 10.5 x 8 in (26.7 x 20.3 cm)


(Set of three)

Category: Drawing
Style: Abstract


 









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