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    Sale 2025

    South Asian Modern + Contemporary Art

    16 September 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 140

    Jamini Roy (1887-1972)

    Untitled (Three Women)

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Jamini Roy (1887-1972)
    Untitled (Three Women)
    signed in Bengali (lower right)
    gouache on cardboard
    25½ x 15 in. (64.7 x 38.1 cm.)


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    Provenance

    This work was purchased in India in the 1940s by Mr. Lyon who at the time lived in India. Mr. Lyon brought it back to Scotland with in or around 1948 where it was originally framed in Dumfries, Scotland, and thence by descent to his niece who was the last owner.