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Anything that moved around him moved him

3 years agoArts : Prospero

WHEN people think of modern Indian art, they tend to consider a handful of Mumbai-based artists who have dominated art-world headlines in recent years. This group, which includes Syed Haidar Raza, M.F. Husain, F.N. Souza and Tyeb Mehta, are all members of the extrovert and well-travelled Progressives Group. But interest in Bengal art, which bloomed in the 19th century, is now enjoying a revival that recognises the area's contribution to the development of Indian culture.
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Saffronart's summer art auction is a celebration of Modern art in India

Arts : Artdaily (last year)

An important work of modern art by S.H. Raza, a 1987 canvas Untitled (La Terre), is up for auction at Saffronart in June, along with significant works from modern masters such as Sabavala, Souza, Husain, Ram Kumar and Krishen Khanna... Read Post

Leading and emerging artists at Christie's Sale of South Asian Modern and Contemporary Art in March

Arts : Artdaily (2 years ago)

Christie?s sale of South Asian Modern + Contemporary Art, taking place on 20 March, will present a selection of exceptional works and iconic masterpieces by leading artists, such as Vasudeo S. Gaitonde, Maqbool Fida Husain, Tyeb Meh... Read Post

Saffronart announces its Modern Indian Art Winter Online Auction 2012

Arts : Artdaily (2 years ago)

MUMBAI.- Masterpieces by M.F. Husain and Tyeb Mehta will lead the sale of Modern Art at Saffronart, with a total estimate Rs 14.62 crore (US$ 2.75 million) to Rs. 18.39 crore (US$ 3.40 million). Taking place on 18-19 December, the a... Read Post

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