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V S Gaitonde
Untitled


"My paintings are nothing else but the reflection of nature. I want to say things in a few words. I aim at directness and simplicity" - V S GAITONDE

V S Gaitonde dedicated his life and art to discovering new ways of painting through constant experimentation. He sought solitude and stillness all his life, the essence of which is reflected palpably in his meditative paintings. Although he disliked categorising his work as...



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  Lot 13 of 69  

EVENING SALE | NEW DELHI, LIVE
20 SEPTEMBER 2018

Estimate
Rs 15,00,00,000 - 20,00,00,000
$2,097,905 - 2,797,205


Winning Bid
Rs 15,45,00,000
$2,160,839

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)


ARTWORK DETAILS

V S Gaitonde
Untitled
Signed in Devnagari, inscribed 'V.S. GAITONDE' and dated twice '75' (on the reverse)
1975
Oil on canvas
65 x 40 in (164.8 x 101.9 cm)

PROVENANCE:
Private Collection, International
Sotheby's, New York, 17 September 2009, lot 22
Property from an Important Private Collection, New Delhi

EXHIBITED:
V S Gaitonde: Works from Private Collections, New Delhi: Saffronart, 21 January - 4 February 2011

Category: Painting
Style: Abstract


 









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