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S Dhanapal
(1919 - 2000)

Mary and Christ




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 122 of 140  

AUTUMN ART AUCTION
24-25 SEPTEMBER 2013

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Winning Bid
Rs 3,60,144
$5,904

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)


ARTWORK DETAILS

S Dhanapal
Mary and Christ

Bronze
Height: 27 in (68.5 cm)
Width: 19.5 in (49.5 cm)
Depth: 9.5 in (24.1 cm)

Category: Sculpture
Style: Figurative


 









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