Most Expensive Indian Paintings
1
Artist Name VS.Gaitonde
Title Untitled
Size 55.25 x 40.12 in
Medium Oil on Canvas
Year of Painting 1995
Sale Channel Christies
Year of Sale 2015
Price Rs 29,30,25,000


2
Artist Name F N Souza
Title Birth
Size 48 x 96 in
Medium Oil on board
Year of Painting 1955
Sale Channel Christie's
Year of Sale 2015
Price Rs 26,90,80,686


3
Artist Name VS.Gaitonde
Title Untitled
Size 60 x 40 in
Medium Oil on Canvas
Year of Painting 1979
Sale Channel Christies
Year of Sale 2013
Price Rs 23,70,25,000


4
Artist Name Tyeb Mehta
Title Mahishasura
Size 59 x 47 in
Medium Acrylic on Canvas
Year of Painting 1994
Sale Channel Christies
Year of Sale 2013
Price Rs 19,78,25,000


5
Artist Name Akbar Padamsee
Title Greek Landscape
Size 52 x 144 in
Medium Plastic emulsion on canvas
Year of Painting 1960
Sale Channel Saffronart
Year of Sale 2016
Price Rs 19,19,00,000


6
Artist Name S. H. Raza
Title LA TERRE
Size 74 x 74 in
Medium Acrylic on Canvas
Year of Painting 1973
Sale Channel Christies
Year of Sale 2014
Price Rs 18,61,91,325


7
Artist Name Amrita Sher-Gil
Title Untitled (Self - Portrait)
Size 18 x 13 in
Medium Oil on Canvas
Year of Painting 1933
Sale Channel Sothebys
Year of Sale 2015
Price Rs 18,28,42,830


8
Artist Name V. S. Gaitonde
Title Untitled
Size 60 x 40 in
Medium Oil on Canvas
Year of Painting 1982
Sale Channel Pundoles
Year of Sale 2015
Price Rs 18,15,00,000


9
Artist Name Tyeb Mehta
Title Untitled (Falling Bull)
Size 69 x 59 1/8 in
Medium Acrylic on Canvas
Year of Painting 1999
Sale Channel Christies
Year of Sale 2014
Price Rs 17,54,25,000


10
Artist Name Amrita Sher Gil
Title Untitled (Self Portrait)
Size 25.6 x 21.25 in
Medium Oil on Canvas
Year of Painting 1931
Sale Channel Christies
Year of Sale 2015
Price Rs 17,51,24,620


11
Artist Name Amrita Sher Gil
Title Untitled (Self Portrait)
Size 21⅝ x 18⅛ in
Medium Oil on Canvas
Year of Painting 1931
Sale Channel Sotheby's
Year of Sale 2015
Price Rs 17,27,66,405


12
Artist Name F.N. Souza
Title Man and Woman Laughing
Size 60 x 48 in
Medium Oil on Masonite
Year of Painting 1957
Sale Channel Saffronart
Year of Sale 2015
Price Rs 16,84,00,000


13
Artist Name S.H. Raza
Title Saurashtra
Size 78 x 78 in
Medium Acrylic on Canvas
Year of Painting 1983
Sale Channel Christies
Year of Sale 2010
Price Rs 16,51,34,000


14
Artist Name Tyeb Mehta
Title Untitled
Size 67 x 54.25 in
Medium Oil on Canvas
Year of Painting 1987
Sale Channel Pundoles
Year of Sale 2016
Price Rs 15,40,00,000


15
Artist Name VS.Gaitonde
Title Devanagari on reverse
Size 39.5 x 49.5 in
Medium Oil on Canvas
Year of Painting 1962
Sale Channel Sothebys
Year of Sale 2014
Price Rs 15,36,63,004


16
Artist Name Tyeb Mehta
Title Figure on Rickshaw
Size 59 x 47 in
Medium Oil on Canvas
Year of Painting 1984
Sale Channel Christies
Year of Sale 2011
Price Rs 14,40,00,000


17
Artist Name Vasudeo S. Gaitonde
Title Untitled
Size 45 x 38 in
Medium Oil on Canvas
Year of Painting 1963
Sale Channel Sothebys
Year of Sale 2015
Price Rs 14,33,93,863


18
Artist Name Tyeb Mehta
Title Untitled (Bull)
Size 72 x 60 in
Medium Acrylic on Canvas
Year of Painting 2000
Sale Channel Christies
Year of Sale 2014
Price Rs 13,73,28,500


19
Artist Name Tyeb Mehta
Title Bulls
Size 78 x 60 in
Medium Acrylic on Canvas
Year of Painting 2007
Sale Channel Christies
Year of Sale 2011
Price Rs 12,43,66,000


20
Artist Name Tyeb Mehta
Title Untitled (Two Figures)
Size 36 x 36 in
Medium Acrylic on canvas
Year of Painting 1981
Sale Channel Christies
Year of Sale 2015
Price Rs 11,94,25,000


21
Artist Name Tyeb Mehta
Title Untitled
Size 59 x 48 in
Medium Oil on Canvas
Year of Painting 1998
Sale Channel Christies
Year of Sale 2012
Price Rs 11,84,73,000


22
Artist Name Tyeb Mehta
Title Untitled (Standing Figure)
Size 69 x 47 in
Medium Oil on Canvas
Year of Painting 1982
Sale Channel Saffronart
Year of Sale 2015
Price Rs 11,51,25,000


23
Artist Name F N Souza
Title Birth
Size 48 x 96 in
Medium Oil on board
Year of Painting 1955
Sale Channel Christies
Year of Sale 2008
Price Rs 11,25,00,000


24
Artist Name Tyeb Mehta
Title BLUE PAINTING
Size 45.25 x 35.5 in
Medium Oil on canvas
Year of Painting 1982
Sale Channel Sothebys
Year of Sale 2014
Price Rs 11,04,43,298


25
Artist Name S. H. Raza
Title LA TERRE
Size 74 x 74 in
Medium Acrylic on Canvas
Year of Painting 1973
Sale Channel Christies
Year of Sale 2008
Price Rs 10,87,90,000


26
Artist Name S. H. Raza
Title Village en Fete
Size 81 x 74 in
Medium Oil on Canvas
Year of Painting 1964
Sale Channel Christies
Year of Sale 2013
Price Rs 10,22,00,000


27
Artist Name F N Souza
Title The Butcher
Size 81¼ x 44 1/8 in
Medium Oil on Satin
Year of Painting 1962
Sale Channel Christies
Year of Sale 2014
Price Rs 10,14,07,725


28
Artist Name V.S. Gaitonde
Title Untitled
Size 60 x 34.75 in
Medium Oil on Canvas
Year of Painting 1970
Sale Channel Saffronart
Year of Sale 2016
Price Rs 10,12,50,000


29
Artist Name M.F Husain
Title Untitled
Size 38 x 99.5 in
Medium Oil on Canvas
Year of Painting 1956
Sale Channel Christies
Year of Sale 2015
Price Rs 10,01,52,900


30
Artist Name Tyeb Mehta
Title Untitled (Falling Figure)
Size 45 x 36 in
Medium Acrylic on Canvas
Year of Painting 1991
Sale Channel Christies
Year of Sale 2014
Price Rs 9,86,25,000


31
Artist Name Tyeb Mehta
Title Falling figure with bird
Size 59 x 47 in
Medium Oil on Canvas
Year of Painting 1988
Sale Channel Saffronart
Year of Sale 2012
Price Rs 9,63,30,100


32
Artist Name V.S Gaitonde
Title Untitled
Size 59.8 x 37.75 in
Medium Oil on Canvas
Year of Painting 1970
Sale Channel Christies
Year of Sale 2015
Price Rs 9,56,35,431


33
Artist Name Arpita Singh
Title Wish Dream
Size 287 x 159 in
Medium Oil on Canvas
Year of Painting 2000
Sale Channel Saffronart
Year of Sale 2010
Price Rs 9,56,21,000


34
Artist Name Tyeb Mehta
Title Figures with bull head
Size 59 x 41 in
Medium Oil on Canvas
Year of Painting 1984
Sale Channel Christies
Year of Sale 2012
Price Rs 9,16,24,000


35
Artist Name F N Souza
Title Untitled (Indian Family)
Size 47 1/8 x 46 1/8 in
Medium Oil on Board
Year of Painting 1947
Sale Channel Christies
Year of Sale 2014
Price Rs 9,02,25,000


36
Artist Name S H Raza
Title La Terre
Size 78 x 78 in
Medium Acrylic on Canvas
Year of Painting 1985
Sale Channel Christies
Year of Sale 2010
Price Rs 8,88,03,000


37
Artist Name Tyeb Mehta
Title Untitled
Size 59 x 47 in
Medium Oil on Canvas
Year of Painting 1984
Sale Channel Christies
Year of Sale 2008
Price Rs 8,20,00,000


38
Artist Name S H Raza
Title La Terre
Size 60 x 70 in
Medium Acrylic on Canvas
Year of Painting 1986
Sale Channel Saffronart
Year of Sale 2014
Price Rs 8,17,00,000


39
Artist Name S H Raza
Title Earth
Size 39 x 78.5 in
Medium Acrylic on Canvas
Year of Painting 1986
Sale Channel Saffronart
Year of Sale 2015
Price Rs 7,75,53,071


40
Artist Name Tyeb Mehta
Title Falling Bird
Size 60 x 48 in
Medium Acrylic on Canvas
Year of Painting 1999
Sale Channel Christies
Year of Sale 2010
Price Rs 7,23,98,000


41
Artist Name Tyeb Mehta
Title Untitled
Size 59 x 47 in
Medium Oil on Canvas
Year of Painting1981
Sale Channel Saffronart
Year of Sale 2011
Price Rs 7,19,90,000


42
Artist Name Tyeb Mehta
Title Untitled (Blue Bird)
Size 49.25 x 39 in
Medium Acrylic on Canvas
Year of Painting2007
Sale Channel Christies
Year of Sale 2015
Price Rs 7,17,88,674


43
Artist Name Maqbool Fida Husain
Title The Sixth Seal
Size 36 x 80 in
Medium Oil on Canvas
Year of Painting1964
Sale Channel Sotheby's
Year of Sale 2015
Price Rs 7,17,79,739


44
Artist Name Tyeb Mehta
Title Mahisasura
Size 59 x 48 in
Medium Oil on Canvas
Year of Painting
Sale Channel Christies
Year of Sale 2005
Price Rs 6,95,00,000


45
Artist Name Bharti Kher
TitleThe Skin Speaks A Language Not Its Own
Size 55 x 108 x 77 in
Sale ChannelSotheby's
Year of Sale 2010
Price Rs 6,90,30,000


46
Artist Name Amrita Shergil
TitleVillage Scene
Sale ChannelOsian's
Year of Sale 2006
Price Rs 6,90,00,000


47
Artist Name Akbar Padamsee
Title Citiscape
Size 44 x 137 in
Medium Oil on Plastic emulsion on board
Year of Painting 1959
Sale Channel Christies
Year of Sale 2012
Price Rs 6,83,08,000


48
Artist Name Tyeb Mehta
Title Untitled (Head)
Size 36 x 24 in
Medium Oil on Board
Year of Painting 1960-61
Sale Channel Christies
Year of Sale 2015
Price Rs 6,62,25,000


49
Artist Name VS.Gaitonde
Title Untitled
Size 55 x 40 in
Medium Oil on Canvas
Year of Painting 1998
Sale Channel Christies
Year of Sale 2014
Price Rs 6,62,25,000


50
Artist Name F N Souza
Title Untitled
Size63 x 41 in
Medium Oil on Canvas
Year of Painting 1962
Sale Channel Christies
Year of Sale 2010
Price Rs 6,56,19,000


51
Artist Name S H Raza
Title Tapovan
Size62 x 74 in
Medium Acrylic on Canvas
Year of Painting 1972
Sale Channel Sotheby's
Year of Sale 2006
Price Rs 6,56,00,000


52
Artist Name VS Gaitonde
Title Untitled
Sale Channel Christies
Year of Sale 2006
Price Rs 6,54,00,000


53
Artist Name F N Souza
Title Lovers
Size48 x 72 in
Medium Oil on Masonite
Year of Painting 1955
Sale Channel Saffronart
Year of Sale 2005
Price Rs 6,54,00,000


54
Artist Name M.F. Husain
Title Battle of Ganga and Jamuna : Mahabharata
Size74 x 107 in
Medium Oil on Canvas
Year of Painting 1972
Sale Channel Christies
Year of Sale 2008
Price Rs 6,50,00,000


55
Artist Name VS Gaitonde
Title Untitled
Size 50 x 50 in
Medium Oil on canvas
Year of Painting1962
Sale Channel Sotheby's
Year of Sale 2013
Price Rs 6,40,99,098


56
Artist Name F N Souza
Title Untitled
Size 36 x 48 in
Medium Oil
Year of Painting1950
Sale Channel Christies
Year of Sale 2006
Price Rs 6,40,00,000


57
Artist Name F N Souza
TitleMan with the Monstrance
Size36 x 24 in
Medium Oil
Year of Painting1953
Sale Channel Sotheby's
Year of Sale 2006
Price Rs 6,40,00,000


58
Artist Name Akbar Padamsee
Title UNTITLED (RECLINING NUDE)
Size 36 x 127 in
Medium Oil on canvas
Year of Painting 1960
Sale Channel Sotheby's
Year of Sale 2011
Price Rs 6,27,66,000


59
Artist Name F N Souza
Title Red Curse
Size 70 x 45 in
Medium Oil on Black Stain
Year of Painting 1962
Sale Channel Christies
Year of Sale 2010
Price Rs 6,08,00,000


60
Artist Name S H Raza
TitleClimate
Size70 x 60 in
Medium Acrylic on Canvas
Year of Painting 1974
Sale Channel Saffronart
Year of Sale 2007
Price Rs 6,04,00,000

 



61
Artist Name V.S.GAITONDE
Title Untitled
Size 24 x 20 in
Medium Oil On canvas
Year of Painting 1958
Sale Channel Christies
Year of Sale 2015
Price Rs 6,02,25,000

 



62
Artist Name Tyeb Mehta
Title Untitled
Size 59 x 47 in
Medium Acrylic On canvas
Year of Painting 1993
Sale Channel Sotheby's
Year of Sale 2006
Price Rs 5,87,00,000

 



63
Artist Name S H Raza
Title Untitled
Size 79 x 79 in
Medium Acrylic on Canvas
Year of Painting 1986
Sale Channel Christies
Year of Sale 2007
Price Rs 5,76,00,000


64
Artist Name S H Raza
Title Haut De Cagnes
Size 27 x 28.5 in
Medium Gouache on paper
Year of Painting1951
Sale Channel Saffronart
Year of Sale 2014
Price Rs 5,75,00,000


65
Artist Name Tyeb Mehta
Title Kali
Size 30 x 24 in
Medium Acrylic on Canvas
Year of Painting 1998
Sale Channel Saffronart
Year of Sale 2011
Price Rs 5,72,96,500


66
Artist Name Subodh Gupta
Title Untitled
Size 65.5 x 90 in
Medium Oil on Canvas
Year of Painting 2006
Sale Channel Saffronart
Year of Sale 2008
Price Rs 5,71,00,000


67
Artist Name Tyeb Mehta
TitleFalling Bird
Size 59 x 47 in
Medium Oil on Canvas
Year of Painting 1988
Sale Channel Sotheby's
Year of Sale 2006
Price Rs 5,69,00,000


68
Artist Name S H Raza
Title Gestation
Size 39.5 x 78.5 in
Medium Acrylic On Canvas
Year of Painting1989
Sale Channel Christies
Year of Sale 2010
Price Rs 5,41,00,000


69
Artist Name S H Raza
Title Bhoomi
Size 60 x 60 in
Medium Acrylic On Canvas
Year of Painting1988
Sale Channel AstaGuru
Year of Sale 2014
Price Rs 5,38,78,880


70
Artist Name VS Gaitonde
Title Untitled
Size 49 x 59 in
Medium Oil on Canvas
Year of Painting1965
Sale Channel Christies
Year of Sale 2013
Price Rs 5,35,00,000


71
Artist Name Tyeb Mehta
Title Untitled
Size 59.125 x 41.75 in
Medium Oil on Canvas
Year of Painting
Sale Channel Christies
Year of Sale 2006
Price Rs 5,34,00,000


72
Artist Name F N Souza
Title Amsterdam landscape 
Size 33.5 x 45.5 in
Medium Oil on Canvas
Year of Painting 1961
Sale Channel Sotheby's
Year of Sale 2006
Price Rs 5,26,00,000


73
Artist Name VS Gaitonde
Title Untitled
Size 70 x 40 in
Medium
Year of Painting 1972
Sale Channel Sotheby's
Year of Sale 2006
Price Rs 5,21,00,000