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K G Subramanyan
Untitled


Subramanyan's career began in earnest in the 1950s. At this time, the debt he owed to his Santiniketan training was evident. "[The 50s works] trace his transition from an impressionable student, influenced by two dissimilar mentors - Ramkinkar [Baij] and Benode Behari [Mukherjee] - to a young artist putting together the rudimentary framework of a visual language and vision of his own. Tentative as such works are, they are helpful in tracing the...



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CREATIVE CIRCUIT: THE ART OF K G SUBRAMANYAN
19-20 JANUARY 2021

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$4,167
Rs 3,00,000

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ARTWORK DETAILS

K G Subramanyan
Untitled
Circa 1950s
Gouache on paper
8.5 x 6 in (21.6 x 15.2 cm)

PROVENANCE
Estate of K. G. Subramanyan managed by The Seagull Foundation for the Arts

EXHIBITED
Self Portraits and other Early Drawings, Santiniketan: Nandan Gallery, Kala Bhavana, 5 February - 4 March 2020; New Delhi: Art Heritage, 26 October - 15 December 2020

Category: Painting
Style: Figurative


 









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