Vickram Sethi has been in the business of promoting art for several years. Some five years ago, he started an auction house – AstaGuru – and now he has arranged an online auction of works by top artists. Website: www.Astaguru.com Quite a few of the top artists are all there with their masterpieces: S.H. Raza, Tyeb Mehta, M.F. Husain, F.N. Souza, Akbar Padamsee, Anjolie, Shakti Burman.
The cost of an exquisite painting by Husain is Rs. 1 ½ crore to Rs. 2 crore. Auction dates: May 14 IST: 10.30 a.m. and May 15 IST 7.30 p.m. Auction preview: Friday May 10. Contact: Anthony Dinis. Tel: 9122 22048138/39.