Born in Baroda in 1920, Sadanand Bakre was a leading Modernist and one of the members of the Bombay Progressive Artists’ Group, known for his innovative sculpting techniques. When his family moved to Bombay, Bakre joined the Gokhale Education Society school. Noticed by his drawing teacher and encouraged to paint, he took up painting seriously. He held his first solo exhibition of drawings of figures, pastel work, still life, water colour...
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Honours and Awards
  • 1950 Certificate in Sculpture, Bombay Art Society, Mumbai
  • 1950 Best...
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    Lot 6 Details

    Evening Sale | Live Auction, Mumbai
    16 February 2017

    Sadanand Bakre

    Untitled

    Oil on canvas

    21.7 x 17.6 in

    Winning bid
    $9,091
    Rs 6,00,000
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)




    Lot 7 Details

    Evening Sale | Live Auction, Mumbai
    16 February 2017

    Sadanand Bakre

    Untitled

    Oil on canvas

    11.8 x 14.6 in

    Winning bid
    $7,636
    Rs 5,04,000
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)




    Lot 8 Details

    Evening Sale | Live Auction, Mumbai
    16 February 2017

    Sadanand Bakre

    Untitled

    Oil on canvas

    17.3 x 21.7 in

    Winning bid
    $12,727
    Rs 8,40,000
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)




    Lot 8 Details

    Evening Sale | Live, New Delhi
    08 September 2016

    Sadanand Bakre

    Untitled

    Oil on masonite board

    23.6 x 29.4 in

    Winning bid
    $23,636
    Rs 15,60,000
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)




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    Lot 12 Details

    No-Reserve Auction of Indian Art

    Sadanand Bakre

    Untitled

    Sketchpen on paper pasted on mountboard

    8.8 x 11.2 in

    Winning bid
    $858
    Rs 56,628
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)




    Lot 4 Details

    No-reserve Auction of Art

    Sadanand Bakre

    Exploded Atom

    Oil on canvas

    9.5 x 11.5 in

    Winning bid
    $1,240
    Rs 78,120
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)








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