Rekha Rodwittiya

The Mute Prophet Never Lies

Lot No
12
Medium
Oil on canvas
Year
1986
Size
47.5 x 35.5
Estimate
Rs. 3,00,000 - 4,00,000

Winning Bid

₹ 3,75,705

(Inclusive 15% margin)

additional information

Signed & Dated : On the Reverse

Provenance : Property from an important Goa based collection, artwork was acquired by the present owner directly from the artist.

Artwork Size

Height of the figure - 6ft

about artist

(b.1958)
Born in Bangalore, Rodwittiya graduated from the Faculty of Fine Arts, M.S. University, Baroda. She received the INLAKS Scholarship in 1982, to study at the Royal College of Art, London. She has held solo exhibitions at the Gallery 678, New York, and the Studio Barbiere, in Venice. She has also participated in the II Biennale of Havana and exhibited with Saffronart in Los Angeles 2001. In 1990, she was conferred the Star Fellowship of the Rockefeller Foundation Asian Cultural Council to work in the USA. In 2004 she was part of the artist residency program at the Fukuoka Museum, Japan. She currently lives and works in Baroda.