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Reena Saini Kallat
Sword Swallower 10



Reena Saini Kallat is an artist wholly absorbed by the never-ending cycle of nature, and the fragility of the human condition in its hands. All of her works, whether installations, photographs, paintings or sculptures, reflect the constant shifts between building and collapsing movements, birth, death and rebirth and defeat and resurgence. There seems no greater inspiration in her works than the undefeatable and un-fatigable 'prakriti,' or...



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  Lot 54 of 70  

ALIVE CONTEMPORARY DAY SALE | MUMBAI, LIVE
15 FEBRUARY 2014

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Rs 2,40,000
$3,934

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ARTWORK DETAILS

Reena Saini Kallat
Sword Swallower 10
2004
Acrylic on board pasted on wood
72 x 22 in (182.9 x 55.9 cm)

This work comprises six parts, and is accompanied by a wooden base, measuring 9.5 x 17.5 x 7.5 inches (24.1 x 44.5 x 19.1 cm) , on which it is meant to be placed and then leaned against a wall

EXHIBITED AND PUBLISHED:
Black Flute, Gallery Chemould, Mumbai, 2004
Black Flute (And Other Stories), Nature Morte, New Delhi, 2005

EXHIBITED:
New Narratives: Contemporary Art from India, Chicago, 2007

Category: Painting
Style: Figurative


 









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