Kolkata: Online Auction House deRivaz & Ives announced their upcoming auction themed ‘Indian Modern Art’. The online auction on www.derivaz-ives.com will be open for bidding through June 24th and 25th between 10 am to 8.30 pm (IST).
The online auction will offer a top quality selection of artworks by the leading modern masters such as Gaganendranath Tagore, M. F. Husain, F.N. Souza, Jamini Roy, N.S. Bendre, Ganesh Pyne, B. Prabha, Nasreen Mohamedi, K.H. Ara, amongst others. This includes some of the rarest masterpieces by these artists.
The highlights include one of the most important oil on canvas paintings by artist B. Prabha ‘Bombay’ purchased by Seth Anandji Manishi Shah in 1969-70 directly from the artist; beautiful K.H. Ara Still Life paintings purchased by the Rajpipla Royal Family in 1967 directly from the artist, among many others.
Ambassador (Retd) Niranjan Desai, Chief Spokesperson – deRivaz & Ives, said, “India Modern Art is slowly gaining recognition, as is our unique perspective to modern art. The balanced amalgamation of Indian culture on canvas has provided an inspiring touch to the Indian art community. As India’s youngest auction house (barely 6 months old) we have witnessed a very positive response from collectors and art lovers coming from diverse backgrounds and regions of India.”