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Waqas Khan
Untitled


While he was studying at the National College of Art in Lahore, Waqas Khan learnt about and became captivated by the Bardakhat technique used in Mughal miniature painting. "It is a milenary method of crafting the drawings dot by dot with a thin brush made of squirrel hair. The surface is always the same: wasli paper, a multilayer handmade paper with natural glue that contains copper sulphate, which prevents the work from eating paper bug attacks...



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  Lot 23 of 70  

24 HOUR AUCTION: ART OF PAKISTAN
7-8 NOVEMBER 2012

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Winning Bid
$3,231
Rs 1,68,000

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)


ARTWORK DETAILS

Waqas Khan
Untitled
Signed and dated in English (lower right)
2010
Pen and ink on paper
20 x 26 in (50.8 x 66 cm)

Category: Painting
Style: Abstract


 









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