"There has to be a certain freshness and newness in one's art, otherwise it's pointless to pursue it. To be different means doing something you have never done before."
Born in a small Punjabi town of Dhuri in 1941, Manjit Bawa wasn't exactly encouraged to be an artist. "My mother would try to dissuade me, saying art was not a means of livelihood. But my spiritual leanings dispelled my fears. I had no qualms. I believed God would...
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EVENING SALE | LIVE AUCTION, MUMBAI
17 FEBRUARY 2017
Rs 5,00,000 - 7,00,000
$7,580 - 10,610
(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)
Signed 'Manjit Bawa' (lower right)
10.75 x 14.75 in (27.2 x 37.4 cm)
Property of a Distinguished Gentleman, New Delhi
Height of Figure: 6'