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Ram Kumar
Untitled


Born in 1924 in Simla, Ram Kumar was among India’s leading modernists. He studied Economics at St. Stephen’s College, New Delhi, in 1946. Following this, he went to Paris to study painting under Andre Lhote and Fernard Leger in 1949-1952.

Ram Kumar, like many of his confreres among the first generation of post-colonial Indian artists - including such figures as F N Souza, M F Husain, Paritosh Sen, Jehangir Sabavala, Krishen Khanna, S...



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  Lot 50 of 138  

THE TIES THAT BIND: SOUTH ASIAN MODERN AND CONTEMPORARY ART
30 NOVEMBER-02 DECEMBER 2016

Estimate
$88,240 - 117,650
Rs 60,00,000 - 80,00,000


Winning Bid
$99,000
Rs 67,32,000

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)


ARTWORK DETAILS

Ram Kumar
Untitled
Signed and dated 'Ram Kumar 2012' (twice on the reverse); signed and dated 'Ram Kumar 2013' (twice on the reverse)
2012-13
Acrylic on canvas
40 x 80 in (101.5 x 203.3 cm)

(Diptych)

PROVENANCE:
Acquired directly from the artist
Property of a Gentleman, New Delhi

Category: Painting
Style: Abstract


 









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