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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
Pen on paper
3.25 x 5 in (8.1 x 13 cm)

b) Untitled
Inscribed and dated in Bengali (along the lower edge)
1962
Pen on paper
3.25 x 5 in (8.2 x 13 cm)

c) Untitled
Inscribed in Bengali and dated indistinctly (lower left)
Pen on paper pasted on mountboard
5.25 x 3.25 in (13.6 x 8.5 cm)

NON-EXPORTABLE NATIONAL ART TREASURE
(Set of three)

PROVENANCE
a) Pundole's, Mumbai, 9 April 2015, lot 213 c)
b) Christie's, Mumbai, 15 December 2015, lot 3 (Set of five)
c) Pundole's, Mumbai, 3 November 2015, lot 32 a)
Property from a Distinguished Parsi Collection, Mumbai

Category: Drawing
Style: Figurative


 


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