(1922 - 2011)
Jehangir Sabavala was active/lived in India, France. Jehangir Sabavala is known for atmospheric, geometric, abstract painting-landscape, figure.
Born in 1922 in Mumbai, Jehangir Sabavala studied at the best-known art colleges of the world. After receiving his first fine arts diploma from the Sir J.J. School of Art, Mumbai, in 1944, Sabavala went to Europe and studied at the Heatherley School of Art, London, from 1945 to 1947, and in Paris at the Academie Andre Lhote from 1948 to 1951, the Academie Julian from 1953 to 1954, and the Academic de la Grande Chaumiere in 1957.
Sabavala's career has spanned more than sixty years since his first solo exhibition held in a hired room of the Taj Mahal Hotel in Mumbai, put up with the help of fellow artist M.F. Husain and a couple of carpenters. To the artist's credit are over thirty solo exhibitions held across India as well as a ... Displaying 750 of 1808 characters.