PROPERTY FORMERLY IN THE COLLECTION OF THE LATE EMANUEL SCHLESINGER
Oil on canvas
24 3/4 x 45 in. (63 x 114.3 cm.)
Signed and dated in Devanagari lower right and bearing a Pundole Art Gallery label on reverse
The colours of the original are brighter, especially the background blue, than the catalogue illustration. The painting has been recently cleaned and varnished. The right and left edges have been recently consolidated with associated areas of retouching. A further spot of paint loss has been retouched above the umbrella second in from the right edge. Fine scattered craquelure in white circles in the thick areas of impasto. Overall good condition.
About The Artist:
ABDULRAHIM APABHAI ALMELKAR (1920 - 1982)