3 Press Releases

Tag: Bhupen Khakhar

  • Auction Industry

    The Diversity of Indian Art Dazzled in Saffronart’s December Sale

    From early stone carvings to contemporary paintings, India’s art scene is a reflection of various cultural influences. The diversity of Indian art is represented in the work of many renowned artists, including Raja Ravi Varma, Bhupen Khakhar, Ganesh Pyne, and Prabhakar Barwe. On December 15, 2021, Saffronart auctioned 70 important…

    The Diversity of Indian Art Dazzled in Saffronarts December Sale1
  • Auction Preview

    Akbar Padamsee’s Oil Painting to Cross Christie’s Auction Block

    Pushing the limitations of the landscape genre, Akbar Padamsee started painting a series of large-scale diptychs titled Mirror Images. The pieces primarily depicted mythical or archetypal scenes. These paintings represent the artist’s study of perception, color theory, and philosophy. Christie’s upcoming South Asian Modern + Contemporary Art auction presents Akbar…

    AKBAR PADAMSEE (1928-2020)
  • Auction Preview

    Modern & Contemporary South Asian Art

    Raja Ravi Varma, a name that resonates through the history of Indian art, will be featured in the upcoming Modern and Contemporary South Asian Art auction, offered by Sotheby’s. The available Varma painting depicts Swami Vishvamitra, a prominent sage of Hindu mythology, in a state of meditation. Varma is best…

    Modern & Contemporary South Asian Art