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Akbar Padamsee
Untitled


"I like to think of the surface of my paintings as an archaeological site where you can uncover surface after surface. - AKBAR PADAMSEE

Akbar Padamsee's landscapes from the early 1960s are reminiscent of the French countryside, but transcend a specific location. Painted during a period when the artist had returned from Paris to Bombay and was transitioning between places and styles, the present lot depicts closely-packed houses...



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Akbar Padamsee
Untitled
Signed and dated 'PADAMSEE 61' (upper left)
1961
Oil on board
23 x 14.5 in (58.5 x 36.8 cm)

PROVENANCE
Acquired directly from the artist
Ayaz Peerbhoy Collection, Bangalore
Thence by descent

Category: Painting
Style: Landscape


 


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