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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EVENING SALE | LIVE AUCTION, MUMBAI
16 FEBRUARY 2017
Rs 2,00,000 - 3,00,000
$3,035 - 4,550
(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)
Inscribed 'S. K. BAKRE' and signed and dated in Devnagari (on the reverse)
11.75 x 14.5 in (30 x 37 cm)
Collection of Mr. and Mrs. A Witherick
Private Collection, London
Private Collection, North India
Height of Figure: 6'