• South Asian Modern+Contemporar auction at Christies

    Sale 2194

    South Asian Modern+Contemporary Art

    16 September 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 590

    NILIMA SHEIKH (B. 1945)

    After Amnesia

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    NILIMA SHEIKH (B. 1945)
    After Amnesia
    monogrammed in Hindi (lower right); monogrammed, titled and dated 'NS AFTER AMNESIA 2001' (on the reverse)
    tempera on Sanganeri paper attached to cloth; triptych
    18 x 27 in. (45.7 x 68.6 cm.); 7 3/8 x 27 in. (18.7 x 68.6 cm.); 11¾ x 27 in. (29.9 x 68.6 cm.)
    39 1/8 x 27 in. (99.4 x 68.6 cm.) overall
    Painted in 2001


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    Literature

    Conversations with Traditions: Nilima Sheikh - Shazia Sikander, Asia Society, Exhibition Catalogue, New York, 2001 p. 38 (illustrated, detail illustrated on the front cover)


    Exhibited

    New York, Asia Society, Conversations with Traditions: Nilima Sheikh - Shazia Sikander, November 2001- 2002