K G Subramanyan

Born in Kerala on 15 February 1924, K G Subramanyan was one of the leading artists who was part of India’s post-Independence search for identity through art. He completed his Bachelor’s Degree in Economics from the Presidency College in Chennai. In 1948, he graduated from Kala Bhavan in Santiniketan, where he studied under the tutelage of Benode Behari Mukherjee, Nandalal Bose and Ramkinkar Baij. In 1955, he received a British Council Research...
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Honours and Awards
  • 2012 Padma Vibhushan by the Government of India
  • 2006 Padma Bhushan,...
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    Lot 27 Details

    Summer Online Auction
    13-14 June 2018

    K G Subramanyan

    Untitled

    Gouache on board

    23.3 x 23.4 in

    $12,310-15,385
    Rs 8,00,000- 10,00,000

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    Lot 40 Details

    Evening Sale | Live Auction, Mumbai
    13 March 2018

    K G Subramanyan

    Janmashtami

    Acrylic on canvas

    47.5 x 95.9 in

    Winning bid
    $271,875
    Rs 1,74,00,000
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)




    Lot 44 Details

    From Classical to Contemporary
    6-7 December 2017

    K G Subramanyan

    Untitled

    Reverse painting on glass

    15.9 x 11.9 in

    Winning bid
    $6,225
    Rs 3,98,400
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)




    Lot 80 Details

    From Classical to Contemporary
    6-7 December 2017

    K G Subramanyan

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    Winning bid
    $27,975
    Rs 17,90,400
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)




    Lot 18 Details

    Evening Sale | Live Auction, New Delhi
    21 September 2017

    K G Subramanyan

    Summer

    Acrylic on canvas

    30 x 30 in

    Winning bid
    $17,143
    Rs 10,80,000
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)




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    No Reserve Auction of Modern and Contemporary Art and Collectibles

    K G Subramanyan

    Untitled

    Acrylic on paper mache

    10.8 x 10.8 in

    Winning bid
    $480
    Rs 30,720
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)


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    Lot 4 Details

    No-Reserve Auction of Modern and Contemporary Art

    K G Subramanyan

    Untitled

    Watercolour and pastel on paper

    10.6 x 6.9 in

    Winning bid
    $2,142
    Rs 1,34,940
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)




    Lot 29 Details

    No-Reserve Auction of Modern and Contemporary Art

    K G Subramanyan

    Studio Still LIfe 2

    Reverse painting in oil and gouache on acrylic sheet

    11.3 x 8 in

    Winning bid
    $3,144
    Rs 1,98,060
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)




    Lot 56 Details

    No-Reserve Auction of Modern and Contemporary Art

    K G Subramanyan

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    Winning bid
    $981
    Rs 61,800
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)




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    EXHIBITIONS          
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    Lot 2 Details

    Ode to the Monumental.
    14-18 March 2014

    K G Subramanyan

    Untitled

    Acrylic on canvas

    60 x 300 in






    Lot 40 Details

    Works on paper.
    2-20 February 2006

    K G Subramanyan

    Untitled

    Watercolour on paper

    5.5 x 4 in






    Lot 41 Details

    Works on paper.
    2-20 February 2006

    K G Subramanyan

    Untitled

    Watercolour on paper

    5.5 x 4 in






    Lot 42 Details

    Works on paper.
    2-20 February 2006

    K G Subramanyan

    Untitled

    Watercolour on paper

    12 x 6.5 in






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    K G Subramanyan

    Untitled

    Silk screen on paper

    36 x 30 in

    $693
    Rs 45,000




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    K G Subramanyan

    Untitled

    Silk screen on paper

    36 x 30 in

    $693
    Rs 45,000




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    K G Subramanyan

    Untitled

    Silk screen on paper

    36 x 30 in

    $693
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    K G Subramanyan

    Untitled

    Silk screen on paper

    36 x 30 in

    $693
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    K G Subramanyan

    Untitled

    Silk screen on paper

    36 x 30 in

    $693
    Rs 45,012




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    K G Subramanyan

    Untitled

    Serigraphy on paper

    40 x 30 in

    $693
    Rs 45,012




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    K G Subramanyan

    Untitled

    Serigraphy on paper

    36 x 30 in

    $693
    Rs 45,000




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    K G Subramanyan

    Untitled

    Serigraphy on paper

    36 x 30 in

    $693
    Rs 45,000




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