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DoneMon, Jun 17, 2019 1:00 PM UTC
Dubai, Dubai, AE

South Asian Art

South Asian Art | Classical, Modern and Contemporary | Sale Number 1902 | 13-17 June, 2019 featuring a total of 50 lots. An online auction sale of modern and contemporary paintings from the Indian subcontinent featuring seminal new to market works of M.F. Husain. The highlights include a work from Husain's rare Raj series - 'Kathak Dance Performance at the Maharaja Darbar' painted in 1989 with impeccable provenance and another from the seminal Lost Continent series 'Andy Warhol versus Marilyn Monroe'. Showcasing a broad and inclusive range of fine works in various media such as oils, acrylics and paper works the auction presents masters and leading contemporary artists from South Asia including M. F. Husain, S.H. Raza, F.N. Souza, Jogen Chowdhury among others including one signature subject painting and 3 lots of Jamil Naqsh's calligraphies, who passed away recently. A unique installation by Zarina Hashmi is also part of the sale catalogue. Artiana does not charge any Buyer's Premium on the Winning Bid and our USP slogan is 'What You Bid Is What You Pay'. FlexiPay - Another first from Artiana launched from this auction allows buyers to 'Bid Now Pay Later' in instalments subject to eleigibility and securing a pre-approval prior to auction. (FlexiPay scheme details are available in the catalogue and on the website)