Apart from the acting, Sridevi was also a good painter. She was passionate about painting. Did you know in January 2018, the late actress set an auction on her paintings for a social cause. She wanted to donate the money to the charity in Dubai. Did you know she made a painting of a Bollywood diva and style icon Sonam Kapoor?
Yes, Sridevi auctioned a portrait of Sonam Kapoor, which was created after the release of Saawariya (2007). The starting price of this painting was Rs 10 lakh. During the time of the auction, a source told the media that:
“Sridevi has been painting for many years. It’s her favorite time. In 2010, an international art house approached her to auction her work. But she didn’t agree. Since the event in Dubai is for a noble cause, it drew her. Sonam has a massive fan following in Dubai and her popularity has grown in the Middle East after her Project Runway outing with Elli Saab. The bidders are hoping that the painting will sell at a high price.”
Not only Sonam Kapoor she also made a painting of pop star Michael Jackson. The source told that,