Palm Beach Modern Auctions
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Modern + Contemporary Art & Design

Sat, May 20, 2023 12:00PM EDT
Lot 741

B. Prabha Painting, Female Figure, 48"W

Estimate: $5,000 - $7,000

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Artist/Designer; Manufacturer: B. Prabha (1933-2001)
Marking(s); notes: signed; 1987
Country of origin; materials: Indian; oil on canvas
Dimensions (H, W, D): 30"h, 48.5"w art; 33.5"h, 52.75"w canvas (work is not framed)
Additional Information: Lot is accompanied by the Certificate of Authenticity issued by Nayana Sarmalkar. Provenance: Consignor, a Mumbai, India dealer, states the work is from the collection of Sarla Nene.

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very good, no issues to note in image area (margins with discoloration and staple holes from prior framing)