Anju Dodiya

Light My Fire

Lot No
87
Medium
Acrylic on mattress
Year
2005
Size
78 x 46 x 7 in.
Estimate
Rs. 15,00,000 - 20,00,000

Winning Bid

₹ 18,97,500

(Inclusive 15% margin)

additional information

Signed & Dated : On the Reverse

Illustrated are two views of the sculpture.

Exhibited : ‘The Artist Lives and Works in Baroda / Bombay / Calcutta / Mysore / Rotterdam / Trivandrum’, at House ofWorld Cultures, Berlin, organised by Galerie Mirchandani+Steinruecke.

‘India Xianzai: Contemporary Indian Art’, 2009, Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA), Shanghai.

Published : ‘Anju Dodiya’ by Bose Pacia, New York, 2006, pg. 32.

Provenance : Property from an important Mumbai based collection

Artwork Size

Height of the figure - 6ft

about artist

Anju Dodiya was born in Mumbai and graduated with a Diploma in Fine Arts from Sir J. J. School of Art, Mumbai, in 1986. She has had solo exhibitions at Gallery Chemould, Mumbai in 1991, 1996, and 1999; Max Mueller Bhavan, Mumbai, 1999, and Vadehra Art Gallery, New Delhi, 2001. He has also participated in many group shows including ones at Gallery Chemould, Mumbai, 2000, Sakshi Gallery, Mumbai, 2000, Lakeeren Gallery, Mumbai, 2000, National Gallery of Modern Art, Mumbai. 2000, ARS 01, Museum of Contemporary Art, Helsinki, Finland, and Sakshi Gallery, Mumbai, 2004. The artist currently lives and works in Mumbai