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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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  Lot 47 of 67  

EVENING SALE | NEW DELHI, LIVE
12 SEPTEMBER 2019

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ARTWORK DETAILS

Nandalal Bose

a) Untitled
Inscribed and dated in Bengali (lower right)
1937
Pencil on card
3.25 x 5.25 in (8.2 x 13.3 cm)


b) Untitled
Inscribed and dated in Bengali and initialled 'NB' (lower right) and further inscribed in Bengali (upper centre)
1937
Pencil on card
5.25 x 3 in (13.2 x 7.9 cm)

(Set of two)

NON-EXPORTABLE NATIONAL ART TREASURE

PROVENANCE
Property of Supratik Bose
Pundole's, Mumbai, 9 April 2015, lot 214

Category: Drawing
Style: Figurative


 









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