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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CURRENTLY ON AUCTION          
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Lot 67 Details

Winter Online Auction: Modern and Contemporary South Asian Art and Collectibles 9-10 December 2020

M F Husain

Untitled

Oil on canvas

26 x 45 in

$89,045-116,440
Rs 65,00,000-85,00,000

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Lot 13 Details

Winter Live Auction: Modern Indian Art 8 December 2020

M F Husain

Untitled

Oil on canvas

47.5 x 27.5 in

$68,495-95,895
Rs 50,00,000-70,00,000

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PAST AUCTIONS          
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Lot 6 Details

ALive: Evening Sale of Modern and Contemporary Art 17 September 2020

M F Husain

Untitled

Painted wood pasted on mountboard

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Winning bid
$12,329
Rs 9,00,000
(Inclusive of buyer's premium)


Lot 7 Details

ALive: Evening Sale of Modern and Contemporary Art 17 September 2020

M F Husain

Untitled (Man in ...

Mixed media on paper

10 x 7 in

Winning bid
$18,082
Rs 13,20,000
(Inclusive of buyer's premium)


Lot 18 Details

ALive: Evening Sale of Modern and Contemporary Art 17 September 2020

M F Husain

Untitled

Acrylic on canvas

35 x 29.5 in

Winning bid
$131,507
Rs 96,00,000
(Inclusive of buyer's premium)


Lot 19 Details

ALive: Evening Sale of Modern and Contemporary Art 17 September 2020

M F Husain

Untitled...

Acrylic on paper

34 x 60.75 in

Winning bid
$90,411
Rs 66,00,000
(Inclusive of buyer's premium)


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PAST StoryLTD AUCTIONS          
Showing 4 of 116 works

Lot 1 Details

Friday Five 20 November 2020

M F Husain

Untitled

Felt tip pen on paper pasted on paper

21.25 x 14.5 in

Winning bid
$8,095
Rs 5,86,866
(Inclusive of buyer's premium)


USD payement only Lot 29 Details

Absolute Tuesdays 20 October 2020

M F Husain

Untitled

Watercolour on paper

21.5 x 14.5 in

Winning bid
$5,430
Rs 3,93,675
(Inclusive of buyer's premium)

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Lot 3 Details

FRIDAY FIVE 16 October 2020

M F Husain

Untitled...

Lithograph on paper

0 x 0 in

Winning bid
$8,678
Rs 6,29,175
(Inclusive of buyer's premium)


Lot 19 Details

Absolute Tuesdays 6 October 2020

M F Husain

Horse no 4

Felt tip pen on paper

7.5 x 11 in

Winning bid
$3,526
Rs 2,55,606
(Inclusive of buyer's premium)


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EXHIBITIONS          
Showing 4 of 45 works

Lot 63 Details

Remembering Ram Kumar | An Exhibition. 2-17 February 2019

M F Husain

Portrait of Ram...

Acrylic on canvas

49.5 x 26.25 in




Lot 106 Details

Souza in the 40's | Exhibition. 14 December 2018-5 March 2019

M F Husain

Portrait of Souza

Oil on canvas

34.25 x 28.75 in




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




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