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    Sale 7585

    South Asian Modern + Contemporary Art

    11 June 2008, South Kensington

  • Lot 76

    B. PRABHA (1933-2001)

    Untitled (Seated girl)

    Price Realised  

    B. PRABHA (1933-2001)
    Untitled (Seated girl)
    signed and dated 'b. prabha 1965' (centre right)
    oil on canvas
    25 x 20 in. (63.5 x 50.8 cm.)
    Painted in 1965


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    B. Prabha's style is instantly recognisable by her choice of subject, women and children in idyllic, rural and rustic Indian settings. Prabha's women typically have elongated faces and feminine figures as is evident in the present example.

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    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE COLLECTION, ITALY