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 32 Details

WORKS ON PAPER 8-9 April 2020

M F Husain

a) Untitled
Inscribed in Urdu...

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$4,110-6,850
Rs 3,00,000- 5,00,000

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Lot 33 Details

WORKS ON PAPER 8-9 April 2020

M F Husain

Chai Garam

Felt tip pen on paper

13 x 9.25 in

$9,590-12,330
Rs 7,00,000- 9,00,000

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Lot 52 Details

WORKS ON PAPER 8-9 April 2020

M F Husain

Untitled

Graphite on paper pasted on paper

8 x 27.5 in

$12,330-16,440
Rs 9,00,000- 12,00,000

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Lot 68 Details

WORKS ON PAPER 8-9 April 2020

M F Husain

Untitled

Sketchpen and ink on paper pasted on board

23 x 30.75 in

$9,590-12,330
Rs 7,00,000- 9,00,000

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Lot 6 Details

ABSOLUTE TUESDAYS 31 March 2020

M F Husain

Untitled

Watercolour, acrylic and ink on paper pasted on paper

8.75 x 12 in

$2,705-4,055
Rs 2,00,000- 3,00,000


PAST AUCTIONS          
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Lot 5 Details

Spring LIVE Auction | Mumbai, Live 5 March 2020

M F Husain

Battle of Ganga...

Oil on canvas

74 x 107.75 in

Winning bid
$1,920,000
Rs 13,44,00,000
(Inclusive of buyer's premium)


Lot 9 Details

Winter Online Auction 9-10 December 2019

M F Husain

Untitled

Oil on canvas pasted on board

33.25 x 16.5 in

Winning bid
$80,580
Rs 56,40,600
(Inclusive of buyer's premium)


Lot 17 Details

Winter Online Auction 9-10 December 2019

M F Husain

Untitled

Oil pastel and marker on paper

10 x 12.5 in

Winning bid
$15,732
Rs 11,01,240
(Inclusive of buyer's premium)


Lot 28 Details

Winter Online Auction 9-10 December 2019

M F Husain

Untitled

Oil on canvas

23.5 x 17.5 in

Winning bid
$39,864
Rs 27,90,480
(Inclusive of buyer's premium)


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Lot 6 Details

ABSOLUTE TUESDAYS 24 March 2020

M F Husain

Untitled (Raj...

Ink and watercolour on paper

14.5 x 11.25 in

Winning bid
$9,122
Rs 6,75,000
(Inclusive of buyer's premium)


Lot 2 Details

No Reserve Auction of Modern and Contemporary Art 21-22 January 2020

M F Husain

Pencil on paper

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Winning bid
$1,710
Rs 1,21,392
(Inclusive of buyer's premium)


Lot 42 Details

No Reserve Auction of Modern and Contemporary Art 21-22 January 2020

M F Husain

Untitled

Watercolour, acrylic and ink on paper pasted on paper

12.25 x 9 in

Winning bid
$1,990
Rs 1,41,300
(Inclusive of buyer's premium)


Lot 12 Details

The Year-End Absolute Auction 16-17 December 2019

M F Husain

Untitled

Watercolour, acrylic and ink on paper pasted on paper

8.5 x 12 in

Winning bid
$3,735
Rs 2,61,480
(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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