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Jogen Chowdhury
(1939)

Lady



Like some of his contemporaries, Jogen Chowdhury's artistic vision is the yield of a journey through understanding art in the context of society, politics, and his own beliefs and experiments. His works are characterised by a distortion of figures, rendering them grotesque. Yet it is the kind of grotesque that appeals to our psyche -a perverse pleasure in viewing our faults and ugliness through this artist-mirror.

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  Lot 43 of 90  

WINTER ONLINE AUCTION
11-12 DECEMBER 2013

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ARTWORK DETAILS

Jogen Chowdhury
Lady

Signed and dated in English (upper right) and initailed in Bengali (upper left)
2006
Watercolour and pastel on paper pasted on board
19.5 x 27 in (49.5 x 68.6 cm)

PROVENANCE:
Private Collection, South India

Category: Painting
Style: Figurative


 









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