Born in Kerala on 15 February 1924, K G Subramanyan was one of the leading artists who was part of India’s post-Independence search for identity through art. He completed his Bachelor’s Degree in Economics from the Presidency College in Chennai. In 1948, he graduated from Kala Bhavan in Santiniketan, where he studied under the tutelage of Benode Behari Mukherjee, Nandalal Bose and Ramkinkar Baij. In 1955, he received a British Council Research...
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THE TIES THAT BIND: SOUTH ASIAN MODERN AND CONTEMPORARY ART
30 NOVEMBER-01 DECEMBER 2016
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K G Subramanyan
Interior with Fish
Initialled in Tamil (lower left); inscribed and dated 'K.G.Subramanyan / 2009 / Title 'INTERIOR WITH FISH'' (on the reverse)
23.75 x 17.75 in (60.2 x 44.8 cm)
Acquired directly from the artist
Contemporary Indian Art, New Delhi: Gallery Art.Motif, 2009
Height of Figure: 6'