Please contact me regarding a work by Ganesh Pyne that I would like to offer for auction on Artiana.com Tom Cruise’s Mission Impossible 7: Video of death-defying motorbike stunt goes viral. (21 ⅝ x 15 ½ in. Gaitonde's £3.4m Record-Breaking Painting Leads Strong South Asian Sales Season, Memorialising Ganesh Pyne: Photographs And Photo Collages By Veena Bhargava, The Indian Celebration Not to Be Missed This Month, A McKinsey Exec Built a 1,000-Piece Art Collection. “Recently one of his works was sold at 10 times that of its estimate. On the top was the body of a stark naked old woman, with wounds on her breast. His works are rare to come by and deserve the highest recognition.” While in his jottings, he uses plain graph paper, filled with lines from his eclectic reading—both in Bengali and in English—and creating a montage of image and text, he blends poetic surrealism and rich imagery inspired by folktales for his larger canvas. This tempera by Ganesh Pyne, ... from the Christie’s auction in New York on Thursday as the one put up for sale was a proven fake. Joe Biden's presidential inauguration: As Indian as it can get! Follow us for updates, Telangana health worker dies after Covid jab, official says no vaccine link, Indian military team to leave for Russia soon to train on S-400 missiles, Opinions can change, says CJI Bobde; defends farm panel, Karnataka, Maharashtra, Tamil Nadu top 3 states in Niti Innovation Index. At the age of nine, he was deeply affected by the killings during the Direct Action Day riots of 1946. They found him to be “a very unsettling artist with a distinctive technique”.Pyne, as actor Barun Chandra put it so eloquently in the documentary The Painter of Eloquent Silence, “raises the ghosts of the past”. His repeat sales are good and one always has a queue waiting to buy his works. ..Pyne does not pursue an elusive concept in this work, his explorations look into the minds of the characters, and at the visual narration of the story, recalling the way he absorbed the story as a child.. 400,000 - 500,000. In fact, the auction households the world record for the most expensive Pyne work ever sold—‘The Door, The Windows’—that went under the hammer in August 2017 for Rs 2,83,17,897. This labour-intensive process gave birth to a canvas of penetrating light and shadow. Glut of collections have come to auction this month, with strong results for lesser-known Indian Modernists broadening a narrow market, Whether one already has an active interest in Indian art or not, this September’s activity is noteworthy beyond the confines of taste and will set a new threshold for South Asian art, defying the global downturn. Before The Fountain, 1969 Sale Date: December 22, 2018. Auction results for Ganesh PYNE in Painting To access Ganesh PYNE's auction records, you need to log in and have a subscription. Auction Closed ”, “ E. Datta, Ganesh Pyne: His Life and Times, CIMA Gallery, Calcutta, 1998, illustration p. 103 Catalogue Note The work of Ganesh Pyne is renowned for its unusual cast of mythological or dreamlike characters. largest; 10 ¼ x 8 ¼ in. But we need to be judicious while moderating your comments. This stark memory is present in his early images. On the top was the body of a stark naked old woman, with wounds on her breast. In 1959, he received his diploma in drawing and painting. He can't forget his first brush with death, in the summer of 1946, when communal riots had rocked Kolkata. Auction Closed Sighed lower left. $389,276 - 578,170 Since 1999 the record price for this artist at auction is $441,873 USD for The Door, The Windows, sold at Asta Guru Auction House in 2017. ”, “ Ganesh Pyne. “But his prices are steadily robust. Pyne’s works from the 1950s draw inspiration from those of Bengal School artists he encountered in children’s magazines, and later at the Indian Museum in Calcutta, as well as from early Bengali literature and the stories his grandmother told him as a child. One of the earliest works by Ganesh Pyne in the de Boer collection is a watercolor from 1954 titled Light Light (The Golden Bird). ”, “ Rs. Saffronart / Lot 61 / Modern Indian Art / Online Auction / 5-6 December 2018 Private collection, Dubai Ganesh Pyne began using the opacity of tempera to create dark, monochromatic tones in the 1960s through which, "The painting became a vehicle to convey mood, emotion, atmosphere; and not so much social comment or intellectual ideas. 1937 - 2013, “ Watercolor & ink on paper, ca 1989. Ganesh Pyne has been featured in articles for the Christie's Daily, the Christie's Daily and the Christie's Daily. Ganesh Pyne was born in Calcutta in 1937. 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Surprisingly, Dolly Narang—the owner of The Village Gallery in Delhi—decided to showcase his ‘notebook jottings’, rather than the sublime tempera canvas Pyne was known for. ..An introverted and withdrawn man, Pyne's Jottings have quotes from books he might have been reading, or his own thoughts (almost like he was whispering aloud to himself) about art, life, questions, even calculations and on one sheet, there is an LIC policy number, in another sheet, the time is noted - 3am.. Ganesh PYNE (1937-2013) is an artist born in 1937 The oldest auction result ever registered on the website for an artwork by this artist is a drawing-watercolor sold in 1995, at Sotheby's, and the most recent auction result is a drawing-watercolor sold in 2021. See more ideas about ganesh pyne, ganesh, indian art. Also, unlike some other names that routinely make it to auction catalogues, Pyne’s name offers an element of surprise, only because his works aren’t seen in auctions very often. In an interview in the late 1990s, the late artist Ganesh Pyne had said of his oeuvre, “True darkness gives one a feeling of insecurity bordering on fear but it also has its own charms, mystery, profundity, a fairyland atmosphere.” A largely reclusive artist, who rarely ventured out of Kolkata, Pyne’s painting style was a painstaking process. $5,533 - 8,853 Ganesh Pyne's work has been offered at auction multiple times, with realized prices ranging from $770 USD to $441,873 USD, depending on the size and medium of the artwork. After finishing school, he joined the Government College of Art & Craft in Calcutta. )Painted in 1983 Estimate. Jan 19, 2021, Pace Palo Alto His works are as real and hard hitting as it can get and that’s what makes it different from a lot of the others. Est. It is but expected that auction houses dealing with Indian art will vie for a work of his to grace their collection. Bid silently on trademark Manjit Bawa, M F Husain & Ganesh Pyne paintings at this online auction. Ina Puri, art writer and curator, says, “Pyne is one of the most important artists of our times. His family was forced out of their ... are to be made within seven business days from the closing date of the auction. Since 1999 the record price for this artist at auction is $441,873 USD for The Door, The Windows, sold at Asta Guru Auction House in 2017. Somak Mitra, director, Gallery Art Exposure, believes Pyne is one of the most underrated Indian artists, who are yet to get their due. On this occasion, this format will help them focus on selecting paintings by Ganesh Pyne, Manjit Bawa and M F Husain that are well researched and of impeccable provenance. Also, Christies had two of his works up for auction. All the comments will be moderated by the newindianexpress.com editorial. Akshay Kumar on son Aarav: He wants to be away from the limelight. ”, “ Please note that this site uses cookies. Try to avoid outside hyperlinks inside the comment. 15 x 12 in. The reticent modernist: Late artist Ganesh Pyne's work emerges as a favourite at auction houses He applied multiple layers of translucent colour onto the canvas and then burnished it. (26 x 21 cm.) Jan 20,2021 As he roamed around the city, he stumbled upon a pile of dead bodies. See an example. newindianexpress.com reserves the right to take any or all comments down at any time. Feb 10, 2021, Ader I see only an upward trajectory for his future prices.”, “Pyne is one of the most important artists of our times. Modern & Contemporary Art (No Reserve Auction) A nude drawing by Souza from 1946 is estimated at $3000, while a collection of Rameshwar Broota’s creations feature in the lot. Ganesh Pyne's work has been offered at auction multiple times, with realized prices ranging from $770 USD to $441,873 USD, depending on the size and medium of the artwork. (29.5 x 20.3 cm.) A total of 39 art pieces from renowned artists like Kattingeri Krishna Hebbar, Krishen Khanna, Manjit Bawa, Anjolie Ela Menon, Zarina Hashmi, Krishna Reddy, Jamini Roy, Ganesh Pyne, and Paresh Maity will be put up for auction by … He can't forget his first brush with death, in the summer of 1946, when communal riots had rocked Kolkata. Their work was featured in numerous exhibitions at key galleries and museums, including the DAG Modern, New Delhi and the Akar Prakar Contemporary, Kolkata. Recently, AstaGuru’s online auction—Collectors Choice: Modern Indian Art—put one of his works under the hammer. Abstain from posting comments that are obscene, defamatory or inflammatory, and do not indulge in personal attacks. Jan 20,2021 Modern & Contemporary Art (No Reserve Auction) Feb 24 - 25, 2013. Total Sold Value $369,225 Ganesh Pyne (Bengali: গণেশ পাইন) (11 June 1937 – 12 March 2013) was an Indian painter and draughtsman, born in Kolkata, West Bengal.Pyne is one of the most notable contemporary artists of the Bengal School of Art, who had also developed his own style of "poetic surrealism", fantasy and dark imagery, around the themes of Bengali folklore and mythology. The artist died in 2013. The work was painted after the artist lost his brother due to medical complications. A shy introverted child, Pyne began sketching and doodling right from his childhood. As he roamed around the city, he stumbled upon a pile of dead bodies. GANESH PYNE (1937-2013) Untitled GANESH PYNE (1937-2013) Untitled signed, dated and inscribed as illustrated pen and ink on paper 11 5/8 x 8 in. He applied multiple layers of translucent colour onto the canvas and then burnished it. In fact, his family was forced to seek shelter in a hospital where he witnessed the mortuary being filled up with bodies. From Christie's South Asian + Chinese , Ganesh Pyne, Ape and the Flower (1990), Tempera on canvas, 38.1 × 48.9 cm Gaitonde's £3.4m Record-Breaking Painting Leads Strong South Asian Sales Season written by Kabir Jhala for The Art Newspaper in September 2020. Director of Delhi-based arts and culture initiative Artspeaks India, Ashwini Pai Bahadur, is a keen modernist enthusiast and believes Pyne’s dark obsession with death appeals to a select few. | His family was forced out of their ... are to be made within seven business days from the closing date of the auction. “I was shaken by the sight,” the artist had often admitted. Usually his watercolours, pastel and pen on paper are much sought-after due to their affordability compared to his tempera canvas,” she says. For more information, see our, What's Happening in the Art World in January, V.S. “Recently one of his works was sold at 10 times that of its estimate in an auction which just shows its craze among serious collectors. The Calcutta of Ganesh Pyne's childhood saw an onslaught of disasters, with political unrest and a devastating famine in the early 1940s, communal riots in 1946, and then the violence that accompanied the Partition of India a year later, all of which left the city battered and agitated. The couple was acquainted with Pyne’s poetic works during a chance visit to the Kumar Gallery in Delhi. Winter Online Auction: Modern and Contemporary South Asian Art and Collectibles 9-10 December 2020. ”. Ganesh Pyne. $24,259 - 34,438 The most recent article is V.S. He can't forget his first brush with death, in the summer of 1946, when communal riots had rocked Kolkata. An artist who embraced the darker side, Pyne was obsessed with death.   |  A+A A-. He had an impressionable childhood as he witnessed the violent years preceding Indian independence including the communal riots in Calcutta in the 1940s. They do not represent the views or opinions of newindianexpress.com or its staff, nor do they represent the views or opinions of The New Indian Express Group, or any entity of, or affiliated with, The New Indian Express Group. He can't forget his first brush with death, in the summer of 1946, when communal riots had rocked Kolkata. The highlights of the auction include works on paper by Ganesh Pyne, made from the 1950s to the late 1990s, including his rare 1972 painting called The Animal, estimated between $100,000-$150,000. The works were from the private collection of Dutch business consultant Kito de Boer and his interior designer wife Jane. Feb 16, 2020 - Explore roma bahl's board "ganesh pyne", followed by 260 people on Pinterest. ..When we reach out to an artist through their work, it is this stage which pulls us in and it is this which lends the aspect of mystery to the art.. View Dimensions. Lot # 4 Untitled (1983) Painting, Tempera/canvas, 21 5/8 x 15 1/2 in 55 x 39.4 cm. Rare artworks by the likes of F N Souza, Amrita Sher-Gil and Ram Kumar will go under the hammer at an online auction on January 21-22. Ganesh Pyne. View upcoming auction estimates and receive personalized email alerts for the artists you follow. There was the Silent Bids Auction of Indian Art Masters by Bid & Hammer, run by the over 100 years old Dadha Group, of which HH Gaj Singh II, Maharaja of Jodhpur, is a founder-patron. Ganesh Pyne. ..Pyne's admirers would recognise some of the imagery in the sketches – the toy horse, the monkey, the straw, puppet-like man and Chaitanya.. Find the latest shows, biography, and artworks for sale by Ganesh Pyne Bonhams Knightsbridge Recently, two more auction houses, besides AstaGuru, had Pyne’s works up for bidding. This doyen of modern art was well into his 50s when he finally ventured out of Kolkata for his first solo exhibition in Delhi. The auction from 18th September to 8th October 2020 is aimed at those who are tired of the huge number of auctions and works constantly being offered. Kito de Boer, with his wife Jane, collected modern Indian art for years. London | UK Entertainment. Disclaimer : We respect your thoughts and views! Other artists whose works are going under the scanner include Bikash Bhattacharjee and Ganesh Pyne. The views expressed in comments published on newindianexpress.com are those of the comment writers alone. Year. Ganesh Pyne is India’s most distinguished and admired artist. Winning bid $6,600 Rs 4,81,800 (Inclusive of buyer's premium) In the last few years or so, this artist—who was described by the celebrated MF Husain as ‘the best painter in India’—has become a favourite of auction houses. New Delhi, Jan 15 (PTI) Rare artworks by the likes of F N Souza, Amrita Sher-Gil and Ram Kumar will go under the hammer at an online auction on January 21-22. Untitled Tempera on Canvas Signed in Bengali 1970s Dimension: 21.5 x 25.5 in NOTES Published PRICE ₹ 2,45,00,000 Total Sold Value $363,785 Ganesh Pyne is obsessed with death. Rare works by Raja Ravi Verma touted to fetch Rs 3.8 crore at Sotheby's auction 19 Feb, 2018, 07.07 PM IST. Estimate $100,000-150,000. A self-portrait by Ganesh Pyne Do events like the India Art Fair enable collectors like yourself and auction houses like Christie's to bring? People with fever, pregnant and breastfeeding women avoid Covaxin: Bharat Biotech, One for the ages: From PM Modi to Sundar Pichai, a standing ovation for India's wounded warriors, Pinarayi Vijayan twice as popular as Oommen Chandy, LDF likely to return to power in Kerala: C-Voter ABP News Opinion Poll. - Feb 27,2021, Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac, Paris, Marais ..Pyne’s paintings have to do with questions of morality, and of illusion and reality.. 2008. Lot 30 From Rags to Riches ₹ 2,74,113 (Inclusive 15% margin) Medium. Also, unlike some other names that routinely make it to auction catalogues, Pyne’s name offers an element of surprise, only because his works aren’t seen in auctions very often. Last Updated: 27th November 2020 11:43 PM - Mar 27,2021, Indian Est. Pencil on paper Size. smallest Executed circa 1990-2000s; six works on paper 6 Provenance Acquired directly from the artist Literature Kala Sutra, exhibition catalogue, Dubai, 2015, pp. Feb 06, 2021, Mainichi Auction, Tokyo Jan 16, 2021, Bruun Rasmussen Århus Jan 19,2021 His family was forced out of their crumbling mansion. 3e | Paris | France Offered in A Lasting Engagement: The Kito and Jane de Boer Collection on 23 September at Christie’s in New York Deepanjana: The IAF has evolved over the years and we have been watching it from the first day, from when it was very small scale. PROPERTY FROM A DISTINGUISHED PRIVATE COLLECTIONGANESH PYNE1937 - 2013 UNTITLEDTemperaon canvas boardSigned 'Ganesh Pyne' indistinctly lower left55 x 39.4 cm. Bid & Hammer’s ‘No-Reserve Auction of Indian Art II’, online this winter from 4 th-5 th December 2020, features sculptor Chintamoni Kar and abstractionist Prabhakar Barwe’s works among other stalwarts of Modern & Contemporary Indian art such as B. Prabha, Ganesh Pyne, Jogen Chowdhury, Suhas Roy, Lalu Prasad Shaw, Rekha Rao, Paresh Maity and Satish Gupta. His works are rare to come by and deserve the highest recognition.”. - Feb 20,2021, Lisson Gallery, London (Cork Street) Now He’s Selling. Ganesh Pyne is obsessed with death. Palo Alto | California | USA Image of a seated young woman, 7½ inches x 7½ inches. Ganesh Pyne. Ganesh Pyne was an Indian Asian Modern & Contemporary artist who was born in 1937. Ganesh Pyne, The Animal, 1972.Tempera on canvas. Feb 10, 2021, Artcurial I see only an upward trajectory for his future prices,” says the director of the Kolkata-based gallery. Christie’s in New York will be auctioning off a portion of it this month. The Hand (Self-Portrait), 1998 Sale Date: September 23, 2020. Description. The Manjit Bawa canvas of a figure riding a bull comes from a close family member of the artist and is also being published in the latest edition of the book ‘A moment in time with legends of Indian art’. Jan 15, 2021, Meeting Art Auctions His works are hard-hitting and that makes it different from a lot of the others. Ganesh Pyne is obsessed with death. Help us delete comments that do not follow these guidelines. Est. His family was forced out of their crumbling mansion. Pyne is very much a collectors’ delight. Total Sold Value $1,402,972 Ganesh Pyne developed his own style of "poetic surrealism," fantasy and dark imagery, which were drawn from Bengali folklore and mythology. Published: 29th November 2020 05:00 AM  |   21¾ x 23¼ in (55.2 x 59.1cm). Ganesh Pyne is obsessed with death. 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