Hore, Somnath

Birth of a White Rose, 1961

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In 1962 Hore won the Delhi-based Lalit Kala Akademi’s coveted National Award (Graphics) for Birth of a White Rose. Guided by India’s cognoscenti around the country’s gallery circuits and artists’ enclaves, Abby Grey acquired such works well in advance of most other American collectors.

Medium Etching on paper
Dimensions 19 3/4 x 17 3/4 in.
Donor Gift of Abby Weed Grey
Credit Line Grey Art Gallery, New York University Art Collection (c) Estate of Somnath Hore
Object ID G1975.157


Collection Years: 1961