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S Dhanapal
Untitled



Born in Chennai in 1919, S. Dhanapal initially trained in painting at the Government College of Art and Crafts there. In 1941, he joined the institution as a faculty member, and in 1957, he was appointed the Head of its sculpture department. Dhanapal was an influential painter and sculptor in post-Independence India. His sculptures, in particular, served as a visual bridge between traditional Eastern and the modern, ever changing Western...



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  Lot 30 of 110  

24-HOUR ONLINE ABSOLUTE AUCTION: EDITIONS
25-26 JULY 2012

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Winning Bid
$3,333
Rs 1,80,000

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)


ARTWORK DETAILS

S Dhanapal
Untitled
Bronze
Height: 20.5 in (52.0 cm)
Width: 14.5 in (36.8 cm)
Depth: 5 in (12.7 cm)

Illustrated are two views of the sculpture

EXHIBITED:
Aspects of Modern and Contemporary Indian Sculpture, Saffronart, Mumbai, 2007 (another from the edition)

PUBLISHED:
Contemporary Indian Sculpture: The Madras Metaphor, Josef James, Oxford University Press, New Delhi, 1993 (another from the edition)

Category: Sculpture
Style: Figurative


 









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