PROPERTY OF A MUMBAI COLLECTOR
Enamel on canvas
54 1/8 x 42 1/8 in. (137.5 x 107 cm.)
Signed 'BARWE' on reverse
Originally purchased from the artist by Anand Mohan Naik, a colleague who worked with Barwe at the Weavers Service Centre.
The colours of the original are less saturated, with a greater range of tonal contrast especially in the orange areas, than the catalogue illustration. The work has been previously strip lined. Scattered craquelure throughout with associated areas of retouching which fluoresce under UV light. Overall fair condition.
Please note this work is signed and dated in Devanagari lower left. (1970)
About The Artist:
PRABHAKAR BARWE (1936 - 1995)