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Tuesday, September 28, 2021

Amrita Sher-Gil


Amrita Sher-Gil work fetches Rs 37.8 cr, second-highest after Gaitonde's

July 14, 2021 7:22 am

V S Gaitonde's Untitled (1961), sold for Rs 39.98 crore in March this year at Saffronart, remains the most expensive by an Indian artist.

Exhibition explores 'the gaze' of Indian artists

February 16, 2021 5:20 pm

While a number of artworks explore the nude body -- including the male nude -- the gaze is not avaricious but is intended to be part of a narrative that takes humanitarianism into account

Rare artworks by FN Souza, Amrita Sher-Gil to be auctioned online

January 15, 2021 6:51 pm

Anjolie Ela Menon's Ardhanareeswara (2015), K K Hebbar's Romance of the Rockets (1986), Zarina Hashmi's Wall (1970), Ganesh Pyne's The Fisherman (1977), and Paresh Maity's Vision - IV (2016) will be among other artworks at the auction

Amrita Sher-Gil's rare portrait of husband fetches over Rs 10 crore at online sale

December 24, 2020 9:15 am

The painting was created as a parting gift to her husband's family, after the couple decided to shift base from Hungary to India in 1939, and then to Lahore in 1941

Sanju actor Dia Mirza wants to make a biopic on Amrita Sher-Gil

July 05, 2018 4:57 pm

Dia Mirza plays Maanayata Dutt in Sanjay Dutt's biopic, Sanju. The Rajkumar Hirani film has Ranbir Kapoor playing her onscreen husband and the male lead.

India Art Fair 2018: Artworks you shouldn’t miss

February 11, 2018 3:41 am

While there is much to see and experience this year, in the India Art Fair’s 10th edition – which will continue till February 12 – in the Capital, here are some works that are attracting attention.

Indian painter Amrita Sher-Gil's work to lead Saffronart auction

June 07, 2016 7:23 pm

Amrita Sher-Gil’s untitled Zebegény landscape is estimated between Rs 3.9 crore and Rs 5.2 crore.

Amrita Sher-Gil, Gaitonde's art will be up for auction at Saffronart

June 03, 2016 9:27 pm

Work by a number of Indian artists, including contemporary Indian artist Amrita Sher-Gil, will be up for auction at the Saffronart auction in June.

Found in Translation

September 06, 2013 12:49 am

Artistes Aditee Biswas and Sandra Chatterjee deconstruct artist Amrita Sher-Gil in their abstract performance piece,Unfinished,which premieres today

Setting the Record

August 29, 2013 5:39 am

He was holding the hammer when Indian art achieved its record prices. International Director of Asian Art at Christie’s,Hugo Weihe has been the face of the auction house in India for over a decade. Now,as Christie’s braces to strengthen its base in India,the New York-based auctioneer is leading from the front. He talks to Vandana Kalra about Christie’s debut auction in the country and young talent in the region