• South Asian Modern+Contemporar auction at Christies

    Sale 2194

    South Asian Modern+Contemporary Art

    16 September 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 611

    BHUPEN KHAKHAR (1934-2004)

    In the River Jamuna; Embrace

    Price Realised  

    BHUPEN KHAKHAR (1934-2004)
    In the River Jamuna; Embrace
    signed and dated in Gujarati, titled and numbered in English 'A/P In the River Jamuna' (along the lower edge); inscribed and titled 19" x 19" IN THE RIVER JAMUNA ETCHING - 92' (on the reverse); signed and dated in Gujarati, titiled and numbered in English 'A/P Embrace'; inscribed and titled 11" x 8" EMBRACE ETCHING - 10' (on the reverse)
    etchings
    19¼ x 19 3/8 in. (48.9 x 49.2 cm.); 11 x 7 7/8 in. (27.9 x 20 cm.)
    artist proof
    set of two etchings (2)


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    Literature

    Bhupen Khakhar (1934-2003): Paintings and Prints from the Collection of Brian Weinstein, Ph.D., exhibition catalogue, The Guild Art Gallery, 2007 (another edition of Embrace illustrated, unpaginated)
    ATUL DODIYA: Shri Khakhar Prasanna, Chemould Prescott Road Inaugural Exhibition, exhibition catalogue, Mumbai, 2007, p. 47 (Embrace, an edition illustrated)


    Exhibited

    New York, The Guild Art Gallery, Bhupen Khakhar (1934-2003), March 2007 (another edition of Embrace exhibited)