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K H Ara
Untitled


Born in 1913 at Bolarum (near Hyderabad), Andhra Pradesh, Krishnaji Howlaji Ara did not receive any formal schooling or education in the field of fine arts. The son of a chauffeur, Ara spent the initial years of his life in his hometown, and only moved to Mumbai at the age of seven. Once there, he first made a living cleaning cars, and later joined the Salt Satyagraha movement that was led by Mahatma Gandhi during India's Independence struggle....



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  Lot 9 of 77  

EVENING SALE | LIVE AUCTION, MUMBAI
16 FEBRUARY 2017

Estimate
Rs 7,00,000 - 9,00,000
$10,610 - 13,640


Winning Bid
Rs 7,20,000
$10,909

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)


ARTWORK DETAILS

K H Ara
Untitled
Signed 'ARA' (lower right)
Watercolour on paper
29.25 x 21.25 in (74.2 x 54.1 cm)

PROVENANCE:
Grosvenor Gallery, London
Dhoomimal Gallery, New Delhi

Category: Painting
Style: Still Life


 









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