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Lot#7 || NANDALAL BOSE (1992 - 1966)
SATI

Aquatint on paper heightened with gold
3.94 x 2.76 in

Estimate   2,00,000 - ₹ 3,00,000

PROVENANCE
Private Collection
CATALOGUE NOTES
The Indian Society of Oriental Art was founded in 1907. In 1908, at the inaugural exhibition for the Society, Nandalal displayed two works titled Shiva and Sati. He was awarded the first prize of Rs. 500 for his painting of Sati. The painting is now in the collection of the National Gallery of Modern Art, New Delhi, accession no. 4797. The artist later produced the painting as an aquatint. For preparatory sketches of Sati by Nandalal Bose, see Christie?s New York, The Art of Nandalal Bose, The Collection of Supratik Bose, 17th September 2013, lots 72 and 73. Reference : Pundoles Lot 210 April 2015
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