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Born in Bihar in 1882, Nandalal Bose was one of India's leading artists of the 20 th century and was closely associated with the Bengal School. Bose was among the few who sought to reinvigorate Indian art by rooting it in Indian tradition, shunning the overarching Western academic approach to art that prevailed at the time. He trained under Abanindranath Tagore at the Calcutta School of Art in 1905 and forged a lasting friendship with him....



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Nandalal Bose

a) Untitled
Inscribed and dated in Bengali (lower left)
1962
Pen on paper
3.25 x 5 in (8.1 x 13 cm)

b) Untitled
Signed and dated in Bengali (lower left)
1982
Pen and ink on paper
3.25 x 5 in (8.1 x 13 cm)

c) Untitled
Signed in Bengali and dated '8/ 1/ 46.' (lower right)
1946
Pen on card paper
3.25 x 5 in (8.1 x 13 cm)

NON-EXPORTABLE NATIONAL ART TREASURE
(Set of three)

PROVENANCE
a) c) Christie's, Mumbai, 15 December 2015, lot 3 (Set of five)
b) Pundole's, Mumbai, 9 April 2015, lot 213 d)
Property from a Distinguished Parsi Collection, Mumbai

Category: Drawing
Style: Figurative


 


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