K.Laxma Goud

Untitled

Lot No
88
Medium
Watercolour on paper
Year
2006
Size
20 x 15 in.
Estimate
RS. 3,00,000 - 4,00,000

Winning Bid

₹ 2,74,113

(Inclusive 15% margin)

additional information

Signed & Dated : Centre Left

Provenance : Property from a corporate collection based in New Delhi. Artwork was previously auctioned by AstaGuru.

Artwork Size

Height of the figure - 6ft

about artist

Born in 1940 in Nizampur, Andhra Pradesh, Laxma Gaud did his Diploma (Drawing and Painting) from Government College of Fine Arts and Architecture, Hyderabad, and Post -Diploma: Murals Painting and Drawing from Faculty of Fine Arts, Maharaja Sayajirao University of Baroda, Vadodara. Among his noteworthy shows are ‘Figurative Indian Artists’, Warsaw, Budapest, Belgrade Goethe Institute, Munich (1974-75); Sao Paulo Biennale, Brazil (1977); Contemporary Indian Painting, Festival of India, Royal Academy of Art, London. (1982); ‘India in Print’, Koninklijk Institute Vorde, Amsterdam (1983); ‘Contemporary Art of India’, The Herwitz Collection, USA (1986); ‘Contemporary Indian Art’, Festival of China, Geneva, Switzerland (1987). The portraits of men and women represent the dynamic Indian ethos rather than particular individual identities. The power of his lines in black and white or in color is eloquent in its expression.