M F Husain



"All forms of art are born from one's roots"

Maqbool Fida Husain was born in 1913 in Pandharpur, Maharashtra. A self-taught artist, he came to Mumbai in 1937, determined to become a painter. In 1948, he was invited by F N Souza to join the Progressive Artists ' Group.

Husain began his career by painting billboards for feature films and making furniture designs and toys, to earn a living. When took up...
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M F Husain
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PAST AUCTIONS          
Showing 4 of 514 works

Lot 11 Details

Evening Sale | Live Auction, Mumbai
13 March 2018

M F Husain

Untitled (John Bull)

Watercolour, marker and pencil on handmade paper

29.3 x 21.5 in

Winning bid
$22,500
Rs 14,40,000
(Inclusive of buyer's premium)




Lot 12 Details

Evening Sale | Live Auction, Mumbai
13 March 2018

M F Husain

Untitled

Oil on canvas

35.9 x 14.2 in

Winning bid
$84,375
Rs 54,00,000
(Inclusive of buyer's premium)




Lot 27 Details

Evening Sale | Live Auction, Mumbai
13 March 2018

M F Husain

Untitled

Oil on canvas

15.9 x 15.9 in

Winning bid
$86,250
Rs 55,20,000
(Inclusive of buyer's premium)




Lot 28 Details

Evening Sale | Live Auction, Mumbai
13 March 2018

M F Husain

Untitled

Acrylic on canvas

57.9 x 39.2 in

Winning bid
$110,625
Rs 70,80,000
(Inclusive of buyer's premium)




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PAST StoryLTD AUCTIONS          
Showing 4 of 68 works

Lot 14 Details

No Reserve Auction of Modern and Contemporary Art and Collectibles

M F Husain

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Winning bid
$2,235
Rs 1,43,040
(Inclusive of buyer's premium)




USD payement only Lot 102 Details

No Reserve Auction of Modern and Contemporary Art and Collectibles

M F Husain

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Winning bid
$3,960
Rs 2,53,440
(Inclusive of buyer's premium)


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USD payement only Lot 103 Details

No Reserve Auction of Modern and Contemporary Art and Collectibles

M F Husain

Untitled

Lithograph on paper

23 x 34.2 in

Winning bid
$900
Rs 57,600
(Inclusive of buyer's premium)


USD payement only USD payment only. Why?


Lot 3 Details

Modern Masters: No Reserve Art Auction

M F Husain

Untitled

Oil on canvas

23.6 x 23.6 in

Winning bid
$58,500
Rs 37,44,000
(Inclusive of buyer's premium)




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EXHIBITIONS          
Showing 4 of 43 works

Lot 5 Details

Works on paper.
2-20 February 2006

M F Husain

Untitled

Pen and ink on paper

13.5 x 21 in






Lot 6 Details

Works on paper.
2-20 February 2006

M F Husain

Untitled

Pen on paper

18 x 15 in






Lot 7 Details

Works on paper.
2-20 February 2006

M F Husain

Untitled

Watercolour on paper

26 x 19 in






Lot 8 Details

Works on paper.
2-20 February 2006

M F Husain

Untitled

Pen and ink on paper

19 x 28.5 in






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