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Modern & Contemporary South Asian Art

Bonhams Modern & Contemporary South Asian Art department has been at the forefront of the development of the market since the late 1990s. Our sales consistently achieve strong results for works by artists from across the region, including Maqbool Fida Husain, V.S. Gaitonde, S.H. Raza, Bashir Mirza, Sadequain and George Keyt.

Bonhams holds auction records for a number of artists from the region. We continue to present fresh and high-quality pieces to the market through our biannual auction sales in London and online.

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Nima Sagharchi

Group Head

Nima Sagharchi was appointed Group Head of Middle Eastern, Islamic and South Asian Art in 2022. He joined Bonhams in 2014 to re-establish the Modern Middle Eastern Art department. Since 2018, he has m…

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Priya Singh

Head of Sale

Priya Singh is Specialist for Bonhams Modern & Contemporary South Asian Art department. Before joining Bonhams, Priya worked at Sotheby's from 2016-2019. She studied Arabic and Persian at LSE and King…

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