AstaGuru’s ‘Modern Treasures’ Auction Celebrates Indian Art with Rare Works by Iconic Luminaries and showcases a captivating tapestry of Modern Indian Art with an exquisite array of rare and exemplary works by iconic Indian modernists. The finely curated catalogue offers an eclectic selection of works by Jamini Roy, M. F. Husain, S. H. Raza, K. H. Ara, F. N. Souza, Sadanand Bakre, Akbar Padamsee, Krishen Khanna, Avinash Chandra, Ram Kumar, K. G. Subramanyan, H. A Gade, Ganesh Pyne, Jogen Chowdhury, G.R. Santosh, J Swaminathan, K. Laxma Goud, Thota Vaikuntam, K. K. Hebbar, Bikash Bhattacharjee, Bhupen Khakhar, Satish Gujaral, B. Prabha, Sakti Burman, Manu Parekh, Paramjit Singh, among others.
The highlight of the auction is an unseen and rare treasure – a painting by the historic scientist Homi Jehangir Bhabha. Titled, ‘Homage to Mozart,’ the beautiful work is a perfect ode to Bhabha’s devoted passion for visual arts and music. Executed circa 1960 with oil on canvas, it is estimated to be sold at INR 10,00,000 – 15,00,000.
Bidding will take place on AstaGuru’s website.