Date of Birth: 1960
Medium: Oil on canvas
Size: 36 x 59 inches, 91.5 x 150 cms
Signed by: Signed and dated ‘Padmakar 96’ on lower right
Provenance: Collection of a reputed art gallery, New Delhi.Acquired directly from the artist
Estimate: ₹ 1,00,000 - ₹ 2,00,000
Padmakar Santape is a senior contemporary artist born in 1960 in Nagpur, Marahashtra. He studied Bachelor of Fine Arts in Painting which he obtained in 1988. Santape tries to create the atmosphere of peace, happiness and problemsolving through his art. He has participated in many solo shows held at Taj Art Gallery and Designscape Gallery, Mumbai. He has many achievements and awards to his credit which include Bharat Bhavan Scholarship, Bhopal, 1991, honors at South Central Zone Cultural Center Nagpur, 1995, Research Grant by Lalit Kala Akademy New Delhi, 1994-95 and Government of India Fellowship, New Delhi, 1998-2001 etc.