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Lot No :

K H ARA (1914 - 1985)


Born in 1913 at Bolarum (near Hyderabad), Andhra Pradesh, Krishnaji Howlaji Ara did not receive any formal schooling or education in the field of fine arts. The son of a chauffeur, Ara..... 

Estimate: Rs 8,00,000-Rs 12,00,000 ( $11,115-$16,670 )

Untitled (Roses)

Signed 'ARA' (lower right)

Watercolour on paper

29.5 x 22 in   |  74.8 x 55.6 cm

Acquired directly from the artist in Mumbai, 1979
Thence by descent
Property of a Lady, Germany
Saffronart, 12-13 June 2019, lot 24

Modern Indian Art from the 1930s to the 2000s, New Delhi: Dhoomimal Gallery, 17 October – 21 January 2021

This work will be shipped unframed