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G R Santosh
(1929 - 1997)

Untitled



Much of Gulam Rasool Santosh's art is grounded in the principle of Kashmir Shaivism. Following "a period of 'artistic silence', he began to paint in a style that came to be known later as the neo-tantric form or school." (Shantiveer Kaul, "The Journey: The Artist and his World", Awakening: A Retrospective of G. R. Santosh, New Delhi: Delhi Art Gallery, 2011, p15).Tantra is indicative of expansion, and Santosh's art draws from the yantras, its...



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  Lot 68 of 90  

WINTER ONLINE AUCTION
11-12 DECEMBER 2013

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Winning Bid
$16,600
Rs 9,96,000

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)


ARTWORK DETAILS

G R Santosh
Untitled

Acrylic on canvas
29.5 x 23.5 in (74.9 x 59.7 cm)

PROVENANCE:
An Important Private Collection, India

PUBLISHED:
'Awakening: A Retrospective of G R Santosh', Delhi Art Gallery, New Delhi, 2011

Category: Painting
Style: Abstract


 









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