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Gaganendranath Tagore
Smoking Hoka


Born on 18 September 1867, into the Tagore family in Kolkata, Gaganendranath Tagore as a self-taught artist and nephew of the great poet and nationalist Rabindranath Tagore.

Gaganendranath had very little formal education; in fact he had a very short spell at the St Xavier's School where he took a brief interest in drawing and painting and a briefer still one in academic studies. His interest in life and later art, was limited to, and...



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  Lot 41 of 160  

24 HOUR ONLINE AUCTION: WORKS ON PAPER
26-27 MARCH 2014

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Winning Bid
$12,610
Rs 7,44,000

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)


ARTWORK DETAILS

Gaganendranath Tagore
Smoking Hoka
Signed and dated in English (lower right)
1929
Watercolour and ink on paper pasted twice on paper
9.5 x 6.5 in (24.1 x 16.5 cm)

NATIONAL ART TREASURE - NON - EXPORTABLE

Category: Painting
Style: Figurative


 









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