RESULTS: South Asian Modern + Contemporary Art

New York

South Asian Modern + Contemporary Art 

New YorkMarch 23, 2010 

Sale no: 2299– Top Ten

[All sold prices include buyer’s premium]

 

 

Sold:

$8,937,000

£5,958,000

€6,620,000

Lots Sold: 75

Lots Offered: 91

Sold by Lot: 82%

Sold by $: 95%

Exchange Rate: £ = $1.50  € = $1.35

 

Lot

Description

 

Estimate ($)

 

Purchase Price

 

Buyer

40

Syed Haider Raza, Gestation, acrylic on canvas, painted in 1989.

600,000-800,000

$1,202,500£801,667 €890,741

Anonymous

30

Maqbool Fida Husain, Sita Hanuman, oil on canvas, painted in 1979.

600,000-800,000

$842,500£561,667 €624,074

Anonymous

54

Akbar Padamsee, Jeune femme aux cheveux noirs, la tête inclinée, oil on canvas, painted in 1962.

250,000-350,000

$578,500£385,667 €428.519

Anonymous

18

Vasudeo S. Gaitonde, Blue Abstract, oil on canvas, painted in 1965.

250,000-350,000

$554,500£369,667 €410,741

Asian Private

46

Francis Newton Souza, Beasts of Prey, oil on canvas, painted in 1963.

200,000-300,000

$458,500£305,667 €339,630

Anonymous

65

Manjit Bawa, Untitled, oil on canvas, painted in 1999.

120,000-180,000

$434,500£289,667 €321,852

Anonymous

59

Vasudeo S. Gaitonde, Untitled, oil on canvas, painted in 1971.

350,000-500,000

$422,500£281,667 €312,963

Anonymous

39

Maqbool Fida Husain, Untitled (Horses), oil on canvas.

280,000-350,000

$338,500£225,667 €250,741

European Private 

34

Abdur Rahman Chughtai, Arjuna as a Victor, watercolor on paper, painted circa 1930.

30,000-50,000

$254,500£169,667 €188,519

Asian Private

38

Maqbool Fida Husain, Dhoban, oil on canvas, painted in 1963.

80,000-120,000

$254,500£169,667 €188,519

U.K. Private

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