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N S Bendre
Untitled


Executed between 1956-1958 before Bendre returned to Bombay, this oil offers a glimpse into a fragment of India: a woman caught pondering the troubles that seem to plague her. Bendre’s choice of ochre sets the mood for the piece. It dominates the background, subduing emotion. His use of ochre could also be perceived as a need to bring out his “rootedness”; Nandalal Bose often restricted his students to using ochre and vegetable dyes at...



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  Lot 61 of 77  

MODERN EVENING SALE | MUMBAI, LIVE
15 FEBRUARY 2014

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N S Bendre
Untitled
Oil on canvas
44.5 x 32.5 in (113 x 82.6 cm)

PROVENANCE:
An Important Corporate Collection, India

Category: Painting
Style: Figurative


 









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