AKBAR PADAMSEE (B. 1928)
RAMESHWAR BROOTA (B. 1941)
The Last Chapter
GANESH PYNE (1937-2013)
Christie’s is proud to announce the single-owner auction, A Lasting Engagement: The Jane and Kito de Boer Collection, offering more than 150 works of Indian art from the prestigious collection of Jane and Kito de Boer across live and online sales. This is the most important single owner sale of South Asian Modern + Contemporary Art that Christie’s has had the pleasure to present in this field in the last few years. The live auction, which will take place on 23 September, will be accompanied by an online sale, offering additional works from the collection between 4-25 September.
Highlights of the auction include a suite of rare works by Ganesh Pyne dating from the 1950s to the 1990s, and a range of works by Rameshwar Broota including the seminal 1982 painting, The Last Chapter. Additional highlights include early paintings by Akbar Padamsee and Maqbool Fida Husain, alongside a strong selection of works from the Bengal School and artists like Francis Newton Souza, A. Ramachandran, Bikash Bhattacharjee and K. Laxma Goud. Contemporary works in the auction include an early painting by Atul Dodiya and a sculptural work by Anish Kapoor.
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New York 20 Rockefeller Center
23 Sep, 10am (Lots 401 - 483)
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