Born in Mumbai in 1928, Akbar Padmsee graduated from the Sir J J School of Arts in 1951, with a Diploma in Painting. Following this, he went to live and work in France in 1951. In 1952, he was awarded a prize by Andre Breton on behalf of the Journale d’Art. His very first solo show was in Jehangir Art Gallery, Mumbai, in 1954, where some of his early works were shown.
Padamsee’s pioneering spirit has allowed him to experiment...
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Signed and dated in English (upper right)
13.5 x 10.5 in (34.3 x 26.7 cm)
Height of Figure: 6'