G R Santosh

"Painting to me is like poetry - timeless and universal."

Poet-painter Gulam Rasool Santosh, who comes from the beautiful Kashmir valley, was born in 1929, in a middle class family. He once said in an interview, "In Kashmir, art was taught in school after class V. But I remember drawing in class II, starting, at the onset, on a landscape which I liked so much that I concentrated on landscapes, doing several of these before I changed...
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Honours and Awards
  • 1997 Doctorate of Literature (LittD), posthumous, by University of...
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    USD payement only Lot 9 Details

    Spring Online Auction 27-28 March 2019

    G R Santosh

    Untitled

    Oil on canvas

    24 x 30.5 in

    $10,000-15,000
    Rs 6,80,000- 10,20,000

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    Lot 36 Details

    Spring Online Auction 27-28 March 2019

    G R Santosh

    Shakti

    Oil on canvas

    30 x 24 in

    $10,295-13,240
    Rs 7,00,000- 9,00,000

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    Lot 26 Details

    Modern Indian Art 5-6 December 2018

    G R Santosh

    Untitled

    Oil on paper pasted on mountboard

    22 x 30.25 in



    Lot 73 Details

    Modern Indian Art 5-6 December 2018

    G R Santosh

    Untitled

    Oil on canvas

    30 x 24 in

    Winning bid
    $16,200
    Rs 11,17,800
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)


    Lot 62 Details

    Evening Sale | New Delhi, Live 20 September 2018

    G R Santosh

    Untitled

    Oil on canvas

    59.75 x 49.5 in

    Winning bid
    $33,566
    Rs 24,00,000
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)


    Lot 116 Details

    Summer Online Auction 13-14 June 2018

    G R Santosh

    Untitled

    Oil on canvas

    29.25 x 23.5 in

    Winning bid
    $18,192
    Rs 12,00,672
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    Lot 2 Details

    Absolute Tuesdays

    G R Santosh

    OWL AND THE COUPLE

    Oil on board

    29.75 x 21 in

    Winning bid
    $10,989
    Rs 7,69,200
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)


    USD payement only Lot 13 Details

    No Reserve Auction of Modern and Contemporary Art and Collectibles

    G R Santosh

    Untitled

    Oil on canvas

    27 x 14 in

    Winning bid
    $1,320
    Rs 84,480
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)

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    Lot 39 Details

    No-Reserve Auction of Modern and Contemporary Art

    G R Santosh

    Untitled

    Watercolour and gouache on paper

    14 x 15.5 in

    Winning bid
    $3,036
    Rs 1,91,268
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)


    Lot 71 Details

    No-Reserve Auction of Modern and Contemporary Art

    G R Santosh

    Untitled

    Watercolour on paper

    8.5 x 10.5 in

    Winning bid
    $2,844
    Rs 1,79,172
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)


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    EXHIBITIONS          
    Showing 4 of 4 works

    Lot 430 Details

    Works on paper. 20 Feb-15 Mar 2003

    G R Santosh

    Sucide - Woman...

    Mixed media on paper

    9.75 x 13.25 in




    Lot 431 Details

    Works on paper. 20 Feb-15 Mar 2003

    G R Santosh

    Untitled -...

    Watercolour on paper

    14.5 x 10 in




    Lot 432 Details

    Works on paper. 20 Feb-15 Mar 2003

    G R Santosh

    Untitled -...

    Watercolour on paper

    23.25 x 17.25 in




    Lot 433 Details

    Works on paper. 20 Feb-15 Mar 2003

    G R Santosh

    Tantra Series

    Watercolour on paper

    22.5 x 15.75 in







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