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    Sale 7814

    South Asian Modern & Contemporary Art

    10 June 2009, South Kensington

  • Lot 1

    Jamini Roy (1887-1972)

    Untitled (Mother and Child)

    Price Realised  

    Jamini Roy (1887-1972)
    Untitled (Mother and Child)
    signed in Bengali (lower right)
    gouache on paper
    17 1/8 x 11¾ in. (43.5 x 29.8 cm.)


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    Provenance

    Acquired in Calcutta between 1953-54 by the current owner whilst he was living in India, working as part of an early development project introducing agriculture and public health to villages in Orissa.


    Pre-Lot Text

    Property from the collection of Margaret and Stanley Myers