Nilima Sheikh

Indian, b. 1945

184 Followers
Bio

Declaring, “I think beauty can be a vehicle for the most violent of sentiments or attitudes, it should be allowed to contain other things,” Nilima Sheikh produces beautiful paintings about contemporary Indian life, in all of its wonder and grimness. …

Established
Established representation
Represented by industry leading galleries.
Auction Results
Filter by
Search
This is based on the artwork’s average dimension.
Search
Untitled (Mountains and Mythological Figures), 2002
Sold on Mar 18, 2021
US$8,750
Realized price
Increase
46% est
Reveal more
Artwork Info
Work on Paper
mixed media on handmade paper laid on paper
Estimate
Realized Price
US$8,750
Auction Sale
Mar 18, 2021
Christie's
Untitled (Mountains and Mythological Figures), 2002
mixed media on handmade paper laid on paper
Mar 18, 2021
Christie's
US$8,750
Realized price
Increase
46% est
Reveal more
Artwork Info
Work on Paper
Estimate
Auction Sale
Mar 18, 2021
Christie's
Realized Price
US$8,750
River: Carrying Across, Leaving Behind, 2001
Sold on Sep 10, 2015
INR ₹10,200,000
US$153,744
Realized price
Decrease
18% est
Reveal more
Artwork Info
Painting
casein on canvas
156.21 x 1160.81 in
Estimate
Realized Price
INR ₹10,200,000
Auction Sale
Sep 10, 2015
Saffronart
River: Carrying Across, Leaving Behind, 2001
casein on canvas
Sep 10, 2015
Saffronart
INR ₹10,200,000
US$153,744
Realized price
Decrease
18% est
Reveal more
Artwork Info
Painting
156.21 x 1160.81 in
Estimate
Auction Sale
Sep 10, 2015
Saffronart
Realized Price
INR ₹10,200,000
Dying Ravan, 2005
Sold on Dec 3, 2014
INR ₹258,480
US$4,177
Realized price
Increase
3% est
Reveal more
Artwork Info
Painting
tempera on sanganeri paper pasted on board
67.31 x 36.8 in
Estimate
Realized Price
INR ₹258,480
Auction Sale
Dec 3, 2014
Saffronart
Dying Ravan, 2005
tempera on sanganeri paper pasted on board
Dec 3, 2014
Saffronart
INR ₹258,480
US$4,177
Realized price
Increase
3% est
Reveal more
Artwork Info
Painting
67.31 x 36.8 in
Estimate
Auction Sale
Dec 3, 2014
Saffronart
Realized Price
INR ₹258,480
Untitled (Unfaithful Husband); Untitled (Midday), 1983
Sold on Dec 19, 2013
INR ₹350,000
US$5,640
Realized price
Increase
40% est
Reveal more
Artwork Info
Work on Paper
gouache on paper laid on card; gouache on paper mounted on painted card
26.7 x 36.2 cm
Estimate
Realized Price
INR ₹350,000
Auction Sale
Dec 19, 2013
Christie's
Untitled (Unfaithful Husband); Untitled (Midday), 1983
gouache on paper laid on card; gouache on paper mounted on painted card
Dec 19, 2013
Christie's
INR ₹350,000
US$5,640
Realized price
Increase
40% est
Reveal more
Artwork Info
Work on Paper
26.7 x 36.2 cm
Estimate
Auction Sale
Dec 19, 2013
Christie's
Realized Price
INR ₹350,000
Untitled
Sold on Nov 12, 2013
INR ₹58,800
US$923
Realized price
Decrease
66% est
Reveal more
Artwork Info
Painting
tempera on sanganeri paper pasted on board
41.91 x 17.81 in
Estimate
Realized Price
INR ₹58,800
Auction Sale
Nov 12, 2013
Saffronart
Untitled
tempera on sanganeri paper pasted on board
Nov 12, 2013
Saffronart
INR ₹58,800
US$923
Realized price
Decrease
66% est
Reveal more
Artwork Info
Painting
41.91 x 17.81 in
Estimate
Auction Sale
Nov 12, 2013
Saffronart
Realized Price
INR ₹58,800
Sold on Jun 11, 2013
£35,000
US$54,680
Realized price
Decrease
12% est
Reveal more
Artwork Info
Work on Paper
Tempera on sanganer paper
Estimate
Realized Price
£35,000
Auction Sale
Jun 11, 2013
Sotheby's
Tempera on sanganer paper
Jun 11, 2013
Sotheby's
£35,000
US$54,680
Realized price
Decrease
12% est
Reveal more
Artwork Info
Work on Paper
Estimate
Auction Sale
Jun 11, 2013
Sotheby's
Realized Price
£35,000
Sold on Jun 11, 2013
£35,000
US$54,680
Realized price
Decrease
12% est
Reveal more
Artwork Info
Work on Paper
Tempera on sanganer paper
Estimate
Realized Price
£35,000
Auction Sale
Jun 11, 2013
Sotheby's
Tempera on sanganer paper
Jun 11, 2013
Sotheby's
£35,000
US$54,680
Realized price
Decrease
12% est
Reveal more
Artwork Info
Work on Paper
Estimate
Auction Sale
Jun 11, 2013
Sotheby's
Realized Price
£35,000
Panghat Stories, 2001
Sold on Sep 12, 2012
US$25,000
Realized price
Increase
0% est
Reveal more
Artwork Info
Painting
tempera on sanganer paper
72.49 x 50.01 in
Estimate
Realized Price
US$25,000
Auction Sale
Sep 12, 2012
Christie's
Panghat Stories, 2001
tempera on sanganer paper
Sep 12, 2012
Christie's
US$25,000
Realized price
Increase
0% est
Reveal more
Artwork Info
Painting
72.49 x 50.01 in
Estimate
Auction Sale
Sep 12, 2012
Christie's
Realized Price
US$25,000
Lal vakh 4
Sold on Sep 21, 2011
INR ₹360,000
US$7,443
Realized price
Increase
3% est
Reveal more
Artwork Info
Painting
tempera on sanganeri paper
43.21 x 29.21 in
Estimate
Realized Price
INR ₹360,000
Auction Sale
Sep 21, 2011
Saffronart
Lal vakh 4
tempera on sanganeri paper
Sep 21, 2011
Saffronart
INR ₹360,000
US$7,443
Realized price
Increase
3% est
Reveal more
Artwork Info
Painting
43.21 x 29.21 in
Estimate
Auction Sale
Sep 21, 2011
Saffronart
Realized Price
INR ₹360,000
Going Away, 2010
Sold on Jun 9, 2011
£79,250
US$129,938
Realized price
Increase
13% est
Reveal more
Artwork Info
Painting
casein tempera and mixed media on canvas
182.91 x 304.8 in
Estimate
Realized Price
£79,250
Auction Sale
Jun 9, 2011
Christie's
Going Away, 2010
casein tempera and mixed media on canvas
Jun 9, 2011
Christie's
£79,250
US$129,938
Realized price
Increase
13% est
Reveal more
Artwork Info
Painting
182.91 x 304.8 in
Estimate
Auction Sale
Jun 9, 2011
Christie's
Realized Price
£79,250