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Akbar Padamsee
(1928 - 2020)

Portrait



Regarded as one of the pioneers of modern Indian art, Akbar Padamsee is highly versatile in his execution of works. His experiments with portraiture began sometime in the 1950s.

Padamsee belonged to a generation of Indian modern artists who made their "life's work a space to stage large existential questions" (Annapurna Garimella, "Re-situating Akbar Padamsee: A Sociology of Figuration", Akbar Padamsee: Work in Language, Mumbai: Marg...



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  Lot 81 of 90  

WINTER ONLINE AUCTION
11-12 DECEMBER 2013

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Winning Bid
Rs 2,04,480
$3,408

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)


ARTWORK DETAILS

Akbar Padamsee
Portrait

Signed and dated in English (lower left)
2006
Watercolour on paper pasted on board
22 x 15 in (55.9 x 38.1 cm)

PROVENANCE:
Private Collection, South India

Category: Painting
Style: Figurative


 









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