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PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF RANU AND NILADRI CHAKI

Ramkinkar Baij
HAIMANTIKA 
Estimate
8001,200
LOT SOLD. 6,250 USD
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PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF RANU AND NILADRI CHAKI

Ramkinkar Baij
HAIMANTIKA 
Estimate
8001,200
LOT SOLD. 6,250 USD
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Details & Cataloguing

Modern & Contemporary South Asian Art

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Ramkinkar Baij
1906 - 1980
HAIMANTIKA 
Titled in Bengali on reverse. This work is unique 
Copper etching on paper 
6 ⅛ x 3 ⅝ in. (15.5 x 9.2 cm.)
Executed in 1951 
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Provenance

Private Collection, Calcutta
Acquired from the above in the late 1970s

Catalogue Note

A unique copper etching by Ramkinkar Baij, this work depicts a lady holding rice paddy during the harvest in November in the season of Hemanta (just before winter). Hence the title Haimantika.

Modern & Contemporary South Asian Art

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New York