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Tag: Jehangir Sabavala

  • Auction Result

    The Complete Results of 2021’s Fall Asia Week Auctions

    Collectors eagerly raised their paddles during this year’s Fall Asia Week. The largest auction houses together offered nearly two dozen events. The sales celebrated antique, modern, and contemporary items from across the continent. This auction series follows the success of Asia Week New York’s spring edition, which marked its 12th…

  • 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

    Gaitonde, Sabavala, and Padamsee Headline Sotheby’s Modern and Contemporary South Asian Art Sale

    Sotheby’s will kick-start this year’s Asia Week with a Modern and Contemporary South Asian Art auction. An abstract canvas by Vasudeo S. Gaitonde leads the catalog. Gaitonde began his career as a figurative artist, later becoming resolutely non-figural, almost geometrical. Executed in 1962, the offered untitled painting shows geometric elements in…

    Vasudeo S. Gaitonde Untitled
  • Auction Guide

    A Guide to This Year’s Asia Week New York Auctions

    Across the industry, auction houses are gearing up for the 12th annual Asia Week New York. This collaborative event brings museums, galleries, specialists, and auction houses together to celebrate the category and emphasize its importance in the United States. It will formally run from March 11th through March 20th, 2021.…

    A Guide to This Years Asia Week New York Auctions1
  • Auction Preview

    South Asian Modern + Contemporary Art

    Christie's South Asian Modern + Contemporary Art auction is an important collection of over 100 works by early pioneers of modern South Asian art as well as contemporary artists from the region.   Present are a group of early paintings by members of the Progressive Artists’ Group including Sayed Haider…

    South Asian Modern + Contemporary Art/AuctionDaily