Badri Narayan


“Narration comes to me naturally, I have been fond of telling stories since my childhood.”

Born in July 1929, in Secunderabad, Andhra Pradesh, the self-taught artist Badri Narayan has been painting for over 45 years. During this time, he has worked as an art teacher and an artist, but has always remained a deeply introspective individual. This self-reflection and autobiographical perspective is the most constant theme in...
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Honours and Awards
  • 1990-91 Gaurav Puraskar, Maharashtra State Government
  • 1987 Padma Shri,...
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    USD payement only Lot 28 Details

    Summer Online Auction
    6-7 June 2017

    Badri Narayan

    Untitled

    Watercolour, pastel, pen and ink on paper

    14.5 x 10.4 in



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    6-7 June 2017

    Badri Narayan

    Untitled

    Watercolour and ink on paper

    21 x 21 in



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    Lot 7 Details

    The Ties That Bind: South Asian Modern and Contemporary Art
    30 Nov-1 Dec 2016

    Badri Narayan

    Still Life with Nude

    Oil on canvas

    19.8 x 19.8 in





    Lot 27 Details

    The Ties That Bind: South Asian Modern and Contemporary Art
    30 Nov-1 Dec 2016

    Badri Narayan

    Untitled

    Watercolour and ink on paper

    19.9 x 28.8 in





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    Lot 18 Details

    Modern Masters: No Reserve Art Auction

    Badri Narayan

    The Boat in the Sky

    Pen and ink on paper

    11 x 17.3 in

    Winning bid
    $1,680
    Rs 1,07,520
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)




    Lot 45 Details

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    Badri Narayan

    Sri Ganesh

    Mixed media on paper

    10.4 x 7.2 in

    Winning bid
    $2,700
    Rs 1,72,800
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    Lot 80 Details

    No Reserve Modern and Contemporary Art Auction

    Badri Narayan

    Drama - II

    Watercolour and sketchpen on paper

    14.8 x 21.8 in

    Winning bid
    $6,112
    Rs 3,85,080
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    Lot 10 Details

    No Reserve Modern and Contemporary Art

    Badri Narayan

    The Remembrance...

    Pen and watercolour on paper

    10.6 x 14.8 in

    Winning bid
    $3,420
    Rs 2,29,140
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    EXHIBITIONS          
    Showing 4 of 11 works

    Lot 61 Details

    Works on paper.
    2-20 February 2006

    Badri Narayan

    Untitled

    Watercolour and ink on paper

    8 x 8 in






    Lot 62 Details

    Works on paper.
    2-20 February 2006

    Badri Narayan

    Untitled

    Pen and ink on paper

    14 x 10 in






    Lot 314 Details

    Works on paper.
    20 Feb-15 Mar 2003

    Badri Narayan

    The reflection

    Watercolour on paper

    11 x 15 in






    Lot 315 Details

    Works on paper.
    20 Feb-15 Mar 2003

    Badri Narayan

    Chhandanta Jataka

    Watercolour on paper

    21 x 29 in






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