Lalu Prasad Shaw

Untitled

Lot No
42
Medium
Gouache on mount board
Year
2014
Size
25 x 22
Estimate
Rs. 4,00,000 - 6,00,000

Winning Bid

₹ 3,82,662

(Inclusive 15% margin)

additional information

Signed & Dated : Bottom Left

Provenance : From a private Delhi base collection, property was acquired by the present owner from Saffronart.

Artwork Size

Height of the figure - 6ft

about artist

Born in Bengal in 1937, he studied art at the Government College of Arts and Crafts, Kolkata. The veteran artist in a long, glittering career exhibited his works widely both in India and internationally. These included the British Biennale, London, 1970; Ljubljana Biennale, 1973; Norwegian Print Biennale (1974, 1978), World Biennale of Graphic Art, London, (1980); Asian Art Biennale, Bangladesh (1984), among others. A recent exhibition in Mumbai by the veteran artist provided a glimpse of his multi-hued facets oeuvre. Lalu Prasad Shaw's creations, Known for his simplicity of style and constant experimentation with a wide range of media like pastel, oil, conte, watercolor, gouache, tempera, besides etching and lithograph, his wonderful work delves into the recesses of the human consciousness.