• South Asian Modern+Contemporar auction at Christies

    Sale 2194

    South Asian Modern+Contemporary Art

    16 September 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 560

    THUKRAL & TAGRA
    (JITEN THUKRAL, B. 1976; SUMIR TAGRA, B. 1979)

    Phone Now + 91 114174 0215

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    THUKRAL & TAGRA
    (JITEN THUKRAL, B. 1976; SUMIR TAGRA, B. 1979)
    Phone Now + 91 114174 0215
    signed, inscribed, titled and dated ''PHONE NOW + 91 114174 0215' Jiten Thukral Samir Tagra THUKRAL & TAGRA MEDIUM: ACRYLIC, OIL ON CANVAS SIZE: 6' x 6' DATE: DEC 06' (on the reverse)
    acrylic and oil on canvas
    71 7/8 x 72 in. (182.6 x 182.9 cm.)
    Painted in 2006


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    This painting is a component of the large installation 'Everyday Bosedk' that was exhibited at Nature Morte in May '07. It is an ongoing project that deals with the issues of over-consumption, addiction and decadence in society. (in dialogue with the artists)

    Pre-Lot Text

    Property from a Private American Collection


    Literature

    Thukral & Tagra: Everyday Bosedk, Nature Morte, New Delhi and Bose Pacia, New York, 2007, p. 26 (illustrated)


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