Akbar Padamsee


Lot No
Oil on canvas
28 x 42
Rs. 1,600,000 - 1,800,000

Winning Bid

₹ 16,19,200

(Inclusive 15% margin)

additional information

Provenance : The work was acquired by the current owner from Vadehra Art Gallery, New Delhi

about artist

Akbar Padamsee an inveterate modernist, was born in 1928 and received his diploma from the Sir J.J. School of Art in Mumbai. He left for Paris in 1951 and lived and worked there till his return in 1967. Among several shows he has had major retrospectives in Mumbai and New Delhi in 1980. He has participated in the exhibitions, Seven Indian Painters, Gallery One, London in 1958'Intemational Biennales at Venice; Sao Paulo and Tokyo; Museum of Modem Art, Oxford, 1981; Royal Academy of Arts, Festival of India, London 1982;Indian Artists in France, Paris 1985 among others. In 1967 he was invited as Artist-in Residence by the Stout State University, Wisconsin, USA. Padamsee lives and works in Mumbai.