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Zarina Hashmi
(1937 - 2020)

Born in Aligarh in 1937, Zarina Hashmi received a B.Sc. degree with honours from the city’s Muslim University in 1958 before she turned to the study of printmaking in India and then abroad. Between 1963 and 67 she studied printmaking with S. W. Hayter and Krishna Reddy at Atelier 17 in Paris, and in 1974 studied woodblock printing at Toshi Yoshido’s studio in Tokyo on a Japan Foundation Fellowship.

Hashmi has always engaged with the...

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  Lot 76 of 84  

8-9 APRIL 2020


Winning Bid
Rs 7,43,880

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)


Zarina Hashmi

Duststorm (Home is a Foreign Place)
Signed and dated 'Zarina 99' (lower right); inscribed 'Duststorm' (lower centre); further inscribed 10/25 (lower left)
Woodcut on kozo paper mounted on somerset paper pasted on mountboard
Print size: 8.25 x 5.75 in (20.8 x 14.6 cm)
Sheet size: 16 x 13 in (40.5 x 33.2 cm)

Tenth from a limited edition of twenty-five

Property from a Prominent Private Collection, New Delhi

Zarina: Mapping a Life, 1991-2001, Oakland: Mills College Art Museum, 4 November - 21 December 2001 (another from the edition)
Home is a Foreign Place, Mumbai: The Guild Art Gallery, 13 June - 2 July 2005 (another from the edition)
Zarina: Weaving Memory, 1990-2006, Mumbai: Bodhi Art, 2007 (another from the edition)
The Ten Thousand Things, New York: Luhring Augustine, 20 June - 31 July 2009 (another from the edition)
Mind and Matter: Alternative Abstractions, 1940s to Now, New York: MoMA, 5 May - 16 August 2010 (another from the edition)
Everyone Agrees: It's About to Explode, Venice: India Pavilion, Venice Biennale, 4 June - 27 November 2011 (another from the edition)
Zarina: Paper Like Skin, Los Angeles: Hammer Museum, 29 September - 30 December 2012; New York: Solomon R Guggenheim Museum, 25 January - 21 April 2013; Chicago: Art Institute of Chicago, 26 June - 22 September 2013 (another from the edition)
Contemporary Galleries: 1980-Now, New York: MoMA, 16 November 2011 - 9 February 2014 (another from the edition)
Altered Inheritances: Home is a Foreign Place, Dubai: Ishara Art Foundation, 18 March - 13 July 2019 (another from the edition)
Home is a Foreign Place: Recent Acquistions in Context, New York: The Met Breuer, 19 April 2019 - 21 June 2020 (another from the edition)
Zarina: Atlas of Her World, St. Louis: Pulitzer Arts Foundation, 6 September 2019 - 2 February 2020 (another from the edition)
Zarina: A Life in Nine Lines, New Delhi: Kiran Nadar Museum of Art (KNMA), 30 January - 30 June 2020 (another from the edition)

Roobina Karode, Geeti Sen, Margo Machida et al, Mapping a Life: 1991-2001, Oakland: Mills College Art Museum, 2001, p. 28 (another from the edition)
Joyce Brodsky, Sharmistha Ray et al, Zarina: Weaving Memory, 1990-2006, Singapore: Bodhi Art, 2007 (illustrated, another from the edition)
Aamir R Mufti, Allegra Pesenti and Ann Philbin, Zarina: Paper Like Skin, Los Angeles: Hammer Museum, University of California, 2012 (illustrated, another from the edition)

Category: Print Making
Style: Abstract


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