Oil on canvas board
29 1/2 x 21 5/8 in. (75 x 55 cm.)
Signed and dated 'PADAMSEE / 2013' upper left
The colours of the original are considerably brighter than the catalogue illustration. The background tones of the original are a bright orange and the tunic tones are a postbox red. The face is, likewise, brighter with greater contrasting tones. There are several minor spots of discoloration to the linseed oil applied to the surface of the canvas, which are especially visible along the left edge of the painting. Good overall condition.Please see installation photos for additional colour reference.
About The Artist:
AKBAR PADAMSEE (1928-2020)
AUCTION DATE: Aug 6, 2020 at 6:30pm IST