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Camel

Camel

Item Description:

PROPERTY FROM A MUMBAI PARSI FAMILY COLLECTION



Pencil on paper

1941

6 3/4 x 10 5/8 in. (17.1 x 27 cm.)

Inscribed 'The legs are altogether / longer than I have / made them as compared with/...' lower right


PROVENANCE:

Formerly from the Estate of Victor Egan.



EXHIBITED:

Chatterjee & Lal, Mumbai, Amrita Sher Gil: Icon Works and Memorabilia from her Last Years, 6 - 20 April, 2004.


LITERATURE:

Chatterjee & Lal and Aditya Ruia, Amrita Sher Gil: Icon Works and Memorabilia from her Last Years, 6 - 20 April, 2004, illustrated.


For comparable sketches from the same sketchbook please see Yashodhara Dalmia, Amrita Sher-Gil: A Life, New Delhi, 2006, inside front and back covers.


* NATIONAL ART TREASURE - NON-EXPORTABLE ITEM

(Please refer to the Terms and Conditions of Sale at the back of the catalogue)

About The Artist:

AMRITA SHER- GIL (1913-1941)

AUCTION
₹ 1,000,000.00 ( Low est. )
Lot 12* in The Works on Paper Sale, T0032
AUCTION DATE: Sep 30, 2021 at 6:00pm IST

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