Atul Dodiya

German Measles : Kiefer’s Cell (Dyptic)

Lot No
54
Medium
Enamel paint on laminate board
Year
1999
Size
72 x 96
Estimate
Rs. 60,00,000 - 80,00,000

Winning Bid

₹ 66,79,200

(Inclusive 15% margin)

additional information

Signed & Dated : On the Reverse

Exhibited : Mumbai, Sakshi Gallery, Humour on Line, 1999 Tokyo, The Japan Foundation, Bombay: Labyrinth Hoskote, ed., Atul Dodiya, New Delhi, 2013, p. 167 (illustrated)

Published : Humour on Line, exhibition catalogue, Mumbai, 1999 (unpaginated) Bombay: Labyrinth/Laboratory, exhibition catalogue, Tokyo, 2001, p. 47 (illustrated) R. Hoskote, ed., Atul Dodiya, New Delhi, 2013, p. 167 (illustrated)

Provenance : From an important Delhi based collection, artwork was acquired by the present owner from Christie's. Originally sold by Sakshi art gallery, Mumbai.

Artwork Size

Height of the figure - 6ft

about artist

Born in Mumbai, Atul Dodiya received his Diploma in Fine Arts from the Sir J. J. School of Art, Mumbai, in 1982. He was presented with the Sanskriti Award from the Delhi-based Sanskriti Foundation, in 1995. In 1991-92, he received a French Government Scholarship, and in 1999, Italy`s Civitella Ranieri Foundation Fellowship. Some of his prominent exhibitions have been `India Contemporary Art`, at the World Trade Center, in Amsterdam, in 1989, at the Gallery Apunto, Amsterdam, in 1993, `Indian Contemporary Paintings` in London, 1995, `Bombay: Labyrinth/Laboratory`, at the Japan Foundation Asia Center in Akasaka, 2001, the 51st Venice Biennale in 2005, ‘Edge of Desire’, Queens Museum, New York, 2005, and "Indian Summer", Ecole Nationale Superieure Des Beaux-Arts, Paris, 2005. Dodiya lives and works in Mumbai.