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KRISHEN KHANNA | UNTITLED

Estimate:

25,000

to
- 35,000 USD

PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE COLLECTION, WASHINGTON DC

KRISHEN KHANNA | UNTITLED

KRISHEN KHANNA | UNTITLED

Estimate:

25,000

to
- 35,000 USD

Lot sold:

40,000

USD

PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE COLLECTION, WASHINGTON DC

KRISHEN KHANNA

b. 1925

UNTITLED 


Oil on canvas 

Signed 'K. Khanna' lower left 

61 ½ x 41 in. (156.2 x 104.1 cm.)

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Acquired directly from the artist in New Delhi in the 1960s by Mr. David Hopper

Thence by descent


Mr. David Hopper was a prominent agricultural economist respected worldwide for his significant contributions to international development. A PhD. from Cornell University, he did graduate work in rural India in the 1950s, which led to a life-long relationship with the region. He worked for the Rockefeller Foundation in India thereafter serving as the first President of the International Development and Research Center in Ottawa, Canada and the World Bank's Vice President for South Asia. He acquired this work on one of his many trips.