Canvas, Charcoal on Canvas
Dimensions: 137cm (H) x 122cm (W) / 53.9" (H) x 48" (W)
Note: Actual colours may vary due to photography & computer settings
Estimated delivery for this item is between 05 March - 10 March
This item ships from India
Please note that this item is unframed and will be shipped rolled
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About the art
"Concept: One of the first depictions of livestock in art, this beautiful, majestic beast has pastoral importance. Its beautiful wide-bending curled horns and visibly distinct dewlap significantly improve its agile line work and amazing approach. The bull's power and virility preserve the human race and facilitate procreation. This magnificent entity, recognized as the most fundamental component of any culture, has been depicted with a daring masculine outlook that magnificently overshadows the character's virility. It appears as shaky, sketchy representations mixed with a grandiose linear treatment that boldly holds the volume against the textural qualities of coloured surfaces.
With his distinctive manner of approach, Saumya Bandyopadhyay uses the flow of the character he is portraying to guide his journey on the canvas. In the words of the artist, the thing is stuffed and bubbling with endurance and sustainability. The theme that encompasses the unique characteristics of the entity, the bull, holding its dominance over the presence for which it stands, is audaciously presented in this medium by Bandyopadhyay.
The Bull series upstages its grandeur and occupies a very substantial position, highlighting the momentum of its highly energetic features, and is known to be boldly expressive for the subjects he picks. The artist plays a significant role in bringing the character to life with unrivalled captivating splendour and attractiveness, as seen in the bull with its protruding protuberance that increases its propulsion and thrust and the colour scheme that is possibly unusual in nature. His works, which are fantasy-inspired in nature, are full of multiple dimensions of surreal, deceptive imagery. Mr. Saumya Bandyopadhyay is an alumnus of College of Art, New Delhi. Currently, he lives and works in Ahmedabad and working as Professor of Design."
Based in: Ahmedabad
Saumya Bandyopadhyay is an established Indian contemporary artist known for his bold and expressive language on canvas. Hailing from Kolkata, the pioneering city of Indian renaissance, where art is an integral part of society, Saumya was exposed to the beautiful sculptures and attractive architecture early on, which developed a curiosity …
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