Prakash Karmakar

A Lady on Horse

Lot No
38
Medium
Oil on canvas
Year
2004
Size
24 x 30
Estimate
Rs. 1,00,000 - 1,50,000

Winning Bid

₹ 1,16,250

(Inclusive 15% margin)

additional information

Signed & Dated : Bottom Right

Provenance : From a private New Delhi collection, acquired by the present owner directly from the artist

about artist

Prakash Karmarkar studied at the Government College of Arts and Crafts, Kolkata. He received the National Award of the Lalit Kala Akademi in 1965 and again in 1968. In 1968, he also received a scholarship from the French Government to visit the country. He has won awards from the Rabindra Bharati University, Kolkata (1970) and the Birla Academy of Art and Culture (1976). His works are featured in the collections of the Lalit Kala Akademi (Lucknow, Bangalore and New Delhi), the Academy of Fine Arts, Kolkata, the Bharat Bhavan, Bhopal and the Hyderabad Museum. Prakash Karmarkar lived and worked from Kolkata. He passed away on 25th February, 2014.