Born in 1958 in Calcutta, Sanjay Bhattacharya was the youngest of four children. After finishing school, he decided to join the Government College of Arts and Crafts in Calcutta in 1977. When he graduated, he freelanced for work while experimenting with watercolors and put up his first art exhibition. Bhattacharya’s works show exquisite detail and form as well as play with light and shade creating a sense of realism.
Acrylic on canvas
Signed and dated lower left
54 x 96 in.
Estimate: 20,00,000 - 25,00,000 INR
Provenance: Private Collection
Lot no. 38 coming up in Prinseps Spring Auction 24 - 25 April 2019