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Bharti Kher’s The Skin Speaks a Lan­guage Not

Its Own , is an iconic con­tem­po­rary In­dian sculp­ture, awe-in­spir­ing in its scale, de­tail, and beauty. Com­bin­ing two tra­di­tional sym­bols of In­dian cul­ture—the bindi and the elephant—the life­size fi­bre­glass replica took the artist close to 10 months to cre­ate. It was auc­tioned for a re­mark­able £1.2 mil­lion at Sotheby’s in 2010.

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