Nasreen Mohamedi's art, like herself, is enigmatic, compounded by the fact that the artist most often chose to leave her works undated, and off ered no information about their orientation. Th e present lot bears similarity to the works on paper from the 1960s, when Mohamedi drew from nature to create semi-abstract, almost calligraphic drawings in muted tones.
"Though her works from the 1960s seem to be within the lineage of lyrical...
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EVENING SALE | LIVE AUCTION, MUMBAI
16 FEBRUARY 2017
Rs 5,00,000 - 7,00,000
$7,580 - 10,610
(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)
Signed 'Nasreen 62' (lower right) and inscribed '1/3' (lower left)
on paper board
16.75 x 11.5 in (42.3 x 29.3 cm)
First from a limited edition of three
Acquired directly from the artist
Property from the Collection of Geeta Khandelwal, Mumbai
Category: Print Making
Height of Figure: 6'