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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 150  

SUMMER ONLINE AUCTION
13-14 JUNE 2018

Estimate
$2,275 - 3,790
Rs 1,50,000 - 2,50,000


Winning Bid
$3,096
Rs 2,04,336

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)


ARTWORK DETAILS

Ram Kumar

a) Untitled
Signed in Devnagari and dated '97' (lower right)
1997
Sketchpen on paper
5.25 x 8.25 in. (13.6 x 20.9 cm)

b) Untitled
Signed in Devnagari and dated '97' (lower right)
1997
Sketchpen on paper
5.25 x 8.25 in. (13.6 x 20.9 cm)

(Set of two)

PROVENANCE:
Acquired directly from the artist
An Important Private Collection, New Delhi

EXHIBITED:
Ram Kumar: Traversing The Landscapes of The Mind, Mumbai: Saffronart, 14-26 March 2017

PUBLISHED:
Meera Menezes, Ram Kumar: Traversing The Landscapes of The Mind, Mumbai: Saffronart, 2016, p. 67 (illustrated)

Category: Drawing
Style: Figurative


 









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