TITLE

Indian Summer

AUTHOR(S)
Adams, Susan
PUB. DATE
December 2005
SOURCE
Forbes Asia;12/26/2005, Vol. 1 Issue 9, p106
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents information on actions of modern art collection from the Indian subcontinent. A newly acquisitive middle class plus a limited supply of canvases equals boom times for modern art from the subcontinent. For instance, the mezzanine auction room at Christie's at Rockefeller Center in New York was packed in September with well-dressed Indians ready to spend money. The day before at Sotheby's a smaller crowd had smashed the record for contemporary Indian art sold at auction. INSET: The Picasso of India.
ACCESSION #
20926862

 

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