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    Sale 2270

    South Asian Modern and Contemporary Art

    19 March 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 1054

    B. PRABHA (1933-2001)

    Untitled

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    B. PRABHA (1933-2001)
    Untitled
    signed and dated 'b. prabha. 1960.' (lower right)
    oil on canvas
    Image: 14 x 18¾ in. (35.6 x 47.6 cm.)
    Painted in 1960


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    Provenance

    Acquired by the present owner in the 1960s
    Kurt London led a remarkable life as a US Diplomat, academic, scientist musicologist. He was affiliated with the Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra and wrote and published numerous books on cinema and music. Kurt and Jean London traveled extensively, visiting India in the 1960s. This work has been in the family collection since acquired.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE ESTATE OF JEAN L. LONDON