Discover a new way to find and share stories you'll loveā€¦ Learn about Reading Desk

Post Profile

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.
read more


Three contemporary Indian paintings set to make record prices at Bonhams

Arts : Artdaily (2 years ago)

Works by three of India?s greatest painters ? Tyeb Mehta, Maqbool Husain and Sayed Haider Raza - are set to make record prices at Bonhams Indian and Islamic Sale on April 23 in London. What is particularly pleasing about these three... Read Post

Saffronart's summer art auction is a celebration of Modern art in India

Arts : Artdaily (2 years ago)

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

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

Copyright © 2011 Regator, LLC