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 11 of 77
EVENING SALE | LIVE AUCTION, MUMBAI
17 FEBRUARY 2017
Rs 8,00,000 - 10,00,000
$12,125 - 15,155
(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)
Signed and dated 'Ram Kumar 89' (on the reverse)
on paper pasted on mountboard
23 x 36 in (58.6 x 91.4 cm)
Acquired directly from the artist
Property of a Gentleman, New Delhi
Height of Figure: 6'