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Artist Jehangir Sabavala Passes Away

Mumbai, Sep 2: Well-known painter Jehangir Sabavala passed away here today. He was 89.Sabavala is survived by his wife Shireen and daughter Aafreed. He had been suffering from lung cancer for the past two years.In

PTI PTI Updated on: September 02, 2011 21:53 IST
artist jehangir sabavala passes away
artist jehangir sabavala passes away

Mumbai, Sep 2: Well-known painter Jehangir Sabavala passed away here today. He was 89.


Sabavala is survived by his wife Shireen and daughter Aafreed. He had been suffering from lung cancer for the past two years.

In 1977, the artist was honoured with Padma Shri award.

Born on September 2, 1922 in Mumbai, he was a product of the J J School of Arts and was highly acclaimed in India and abroad. PTI

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