Modern & Contemporary South Asian Art

Modern & Contemporary South Asian Art

Modern & Contemporary South Asian Art

Live Auction: 29 September 2020 • 1:00 PM GMT • London

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Commemorating the 25th anniversary of Modern & Contemporary South Asian Art sales at Sotheby’s worldwide, the Indian and South Asian Department began the year with a robust sale on March 16th in New York totalling $4.8 million – exceeding its $4.7 million high estimate, with a strong 91.1% of lots sold. This result marks the highest total for the category since 2017 in New York. Several notable auction records were established, including for pioneering Indian abstractionist Nasreen Mohamedi. The next auction will be taking place in London on September 29th.

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