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Gender gap narrows on canvas, but India still to catch up on trend

As volume of work as well as prices fetched by women artists in global auctions improve

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Sotheby’s | gender gap | Pablo Picasso

Pavan Lall  |  Mumbai 



Amrita Sher-Gil, Potrait, Art, Indian Artists
Among Indian female artists, Amrita Sher-Gil’s In the Ladies’ Enclosure (1938) recorded the highest price (Rs 38 crore). Photo Courtesy: Saffronart

In May this year, a Sotheby’s event in New York witnessed a landmark — women artists outnumbered men at the auction house’s evening sale for the first ever.

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First Published: Mon, July 04 2022. 06:07 IST

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