“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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Lot 7 of 138
THE TIES THAT BIND: SOUTH ASIAN MODERN AND CONTEMPORARY ART
30 NOVEMBER-02 DECEMBER 2016
$11,765 - 14,710
Rs 8,00,000 - 10,00,000
Still Life with Nude
Initialled in Devnagari (lower left); inscribed 'STILL LIFE WITH NUDE' (on the reverse)
19.75 x 19.75 in (50.2 x 50.2 cm)
Sotheby's, New York, 19 September 2007, lot 58
Private Collection, Maharashtra
Height of Figure: 6'