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SUHAS ROY (1926 - 2016)

The study of nature , straightforward yet poetic, brought Suhas Roy considerable fame at his time. His Kingdom of nature was astonishingly diverse; trees with trunks, branches and leaves, shrubs, and an occasional flower painted with blue, green, and brown gave these canvases a distinct serenity and testified to his ecstatic feeling for nature... Later he started to paint similar landscapes on acrylic sheets. A thoughtful application of colours, balance and overall harmony added a general calm and repose to his works.1

In 1984, Mrs Indira Gandhi , then Prime Minister of India, chose a large landscape of Suhas ... 1

Lot #37
SUHAS ROY (1926 - 2016)
Landscape
Reverse painting on glass
11.5 x 14.5 in
INR 2,00,000 - 3,00,000

Suhas Roy landscape

PROVENANCE
Private Collection, Delhi
PUBLISHED
Beyond Radha - By Suhas Roy


REFERENCES
1. Suhas Roy by Arup K.Datta