Barun Chowdhury

Untitled

Lot No
17
Medium
Acrylic on canvas
Year
2019
Size
48 x 36 in.
Estimate
Rs. 1,00,000 - 1,50,000

Winning Bid

₹ 5,23,141

(Inclusive 15% margin)

additional information

Signed & Dated : Verso

Provenance : Property from a collection based in Mumbai. Artwork was acquired by the present owner directly from the artist.

Artwork Size

Height of the figure - 6ft

about artist

Barun Chowdhury studied painting at The Government College of Art & Craft, Kolkata University. He completed the M.F.A. in Graphics from the M.S. University of Baroda in 1996. He has participated in the 2007 Watercolour camp, a meeting of Indian and British Artists in Aurangabad organized jointly by the Royal Watercolour Society (RWS) and the Institute of Contemporary Indian Art (ICSA) His works feature in several collections in India and internationally such as Ecole De Beaux, Sylvain Richard (Paris), Kanagowa Prefectural Art Gallery (Japan), R.P.G and ICIA collection. The artist is particularly known for his mastery over printmaking. He has worked at both the Glasgow and London Print Studios in the UK on a scholarship from the Charles Wallace India Trust in 2003. His works, complex and wry, are a curious mixture of ancient Indian painting tradition with allusions to classical and contemporary Western art. Barun Chowdhury lives and works in Ahmedabad.