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Ram Kumar
(1924 - 2018)

Untitled



“Landscapes that were in the backdrop in the figurative works came to the forefront.” – RAM KUMAR

The present lot represents an important phase in the evolution of Ram Kumar’s landscapes, marked by the disappearance of human figures.

Kumar’s paintings from the 1950s were primarily figurative works revealing his view of the pathos of the human condition. His subjects were lost, helpless faces depicted drifting “through a...



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Ram Kumar
Untitled

Signed in Devnagari (lower right)
Circa 1950s
Oil on canvas
29.5 x 28.25 in (75 x 72 cm)

PROVENANCE
Gifted by the artist
Collection of Sripat Rai, New Delhi
Thence by descent

Category: Painting
Style: Abstract


 


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