WORDS AND LINES (18-19 JULY 2017)

COLLECTIBLE BOOKS AND EPHEMERA ON INDIAN ART AND NO-RESERVE WORKS ON PAPER

The 88 lots included in this auction show the interdisciplinary engagement between the fields of art and literature. On offer is a collection of books from an eminent Parsi gentleman who has spent over 25 years collecting rare books on Indian art. Highlights also include works on paper by M F Husain, F N Souza, Jamini Roy and Bhupen Khakhar, as well as watercolours by Jogen Chowdhury and Avinash Chandra. Some of the ephemera on auction are entering the market for the first time.

Sales touched a total of Rs 86,74,741(US $135,543)  Read more..

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