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Imran Qureshi
Moderate Enlightenment



Leading Pakistani contemporary artist, Imran Qureshi (b. Hyderabad, Pakistan, 1972) is best known for his minutely detailed paintings that borrow from the style of traditional miniatures. Trained in the celebrated ancient Mughal miniature art form, Qureshi merges the tradition with contemporary social, political and cultural subject matter to create new expressionist works. His paintings are a visual commentary on the contemporary...



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  Lot 31 of 70  

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

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$21,000
Rs 10,92,000

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Imran Qureshi
Moderate Enlightenment
2007
Gouache on Wasli
8.5 x 6.5 in (21.6 x 16.5 cm)

EXHIBITED AND PUBLISHED:
Hanging Fire: Contemporary Art from Pakistan, Asia Society Museum, New York, 2009-10

EXHIBITED:
Threshold: Forging Narratives in South Asian Contemporary Art, Aicon Gallery, New York, 2009
Canvas Art Gallery, Karachi, 2007

Category: Painting
Style: Figurative


 









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