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Akbar Padamsee
Untitled


According to Ranjit Hoskote, "Padamsee has almost always treated portraiture as a pretext, approaching it only to leave it behind. His aim is to allude to the human face in the border zone between likeness and presence, an aim he shares with the Byzantine iconographers of the 6th and 7th centuries AD, who were similarly preoccupied with the reconciliation of numinous spirit with recognisable body. Padamsee dwells on the fascination with one's...



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  Lot 96 of 140  

AUTUMN ART AUCTION
24-25 SEPTEMBER 2013

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Akbar Padamsee
Untitled
Signed and dated in English (upper left)
2003
Oil on canvas
41.5 x 27.5 in (105.4 x 69.8 cm)

Category: Painting
Style: Figurative


 









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