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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Lot 41 Details

Modern and Contemporary South Asian Art and Collectibles 13-14 October 2021

M F Husain

a) Untitled
Signed 'Husain' (lower...

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$20,835-27,780
Rs 15,00,000-20,00,000

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Lot 42 Details

Modern and Contemporary South Asian Art and Collectibles 13-14 October 2021

M F Husain

Untitled

Felt tip pen and pencil on paper

18 x 24 in

$5,560-8,335
Rs 4,00,000-6,00,000

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Lot 43 Details

Modern and Contemporary South Asian Art and Collectibles 13-14 October 2021

M F Husain

Untitled...

Pen and ink on paper

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$13,890-20,835
Rs 10,00,000-15,00,000

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Lot 44 Details

Modern and Contemporary South Asian Art and Collectibles 13-14 October 2021

M F Husain

a) Untitled
Signed 'Husain' (lower...

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$11,115-13,890
Rs 8,00,000-10,00,000

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PAST AUCTIONS          
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Lot 47 Details

Summer Online Auction 13-14 July 2021

M F Husain

Untitled

Watercolour and ink on paper

23.5 x 18 in

Winning bid
$42,600
Rs 31,31,100
(Inclusive of buyer's premium)


Lot 48 Details

Summer Online Auction 13-14 July 2021

M F Husain

Mahishasura Mohini

49.75 x 36 in

Winning bid
$24,490
Rs 18,00,000
(Inclusive of buyer's premium)


Lot 5 Details

Summer Live Auction 13 July 2021

M F Husain

A Collection of...

Mixed media on postcard

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Winning bid
$35,918
Rs 26,40,000
(Inclusive of buyer's premium)


Lot 6 Details

Summer Live Auction 13 July 2021

M F Husain

Untitled

Oil on canvas

36 x 23.75 in

Winning bid
$89,796
Rs 66,00,000
(Inclusive of buyer's premium)


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Showing 4 of 134 works

Lot 12 Details

Works on Paper from the Dhoomimal Art Gallery Collection 14 September 2021

M F Husain

Untitled

Felt tip pen on paper

11.75 x 14 in

Winning bid
$6,659
Rs 4,79,466
(Inclusive of buyer's premium)


Lot 28 Details

Works on Paper from the Dhoomimal Art Gallery Collection 14 September 2021

M F Husain

Untitled

Watercolour and ink on paper

17 x 13 in

Winning bid
$11,167
Rs 8,04,000
(Inclusive of buyer's premium)


Lot 43 Details

Absolute Tuesdays 7 September 2021

M F Husain

Untitled

Lithograph on paper

8.75 x 11 in

Winning bid
$1,013
Rs 72,906
(Inclusive of buyer's premium)


Lot 19 Details

Absolute Tuesdays 31 August 2021

M F Husain

Untitled

Print on paper

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Winning bid
$1,051
Rs 76,738
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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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