PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE COLLECTION, NEW YORK
1924 - 2018
Acrylic on paper. Signed 'Ram Kumar' on reverse
9 ⅝ x 10 ⅝ in. (24.7 x 26.7 cm.)
Frame: 16 ⅞ x 17 ⅝ in. (42.9 x 44.8 cm.)
Very minor wear along the edges, notably upper left corner. There is a tiny spot of pigment lifting in the upper center left. Overall the paint layer is stable. Undulation in the work and curved lower corners are inherent in the work. This is in very good condition, as viewed.
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Private Collection, Virginia
Sotheby's New York, 19 September 2007, lot 67
Ram Kumar: Traversing the Landscapes of the Mind, Saffronart, New Delhi, 2016, illustration pl. 403, p. 233