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 47 Details

Summer Online Auction 13-14 July 2021

M F Husain

Untitled

Watercolour and ink on paper

23.5 x 18 in

$11,270-14,085
Rs 8,00,000-10,00,000

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Lot 48 Details

Summer Online Auction 13-14 July 2021

M F Husain

Mahishasura Mohini

Ink and chemical print on sunboard

49.75 x 36 in

$21,130-28,170
Rs 15,00,000-20,00,000

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Lot 5 Details

Summer Live Auction 13 July 2021

M F Husain

A Collection of...

Mixed media on postcard

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$28,170-42,255
Rs 20,00,000-30,00,000

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Lot 6 Details

Summer Live Auction 13 July 2021

M F Husain

Untitled

Oil on canvas

36 x 23.75 in

$91,550-105,635
Rs 65,00,000-75,00,000

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PAST AUCTIONS          
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Lot 19 Details

Art Rises for India: A Covid-19 Relief Fundraiser Auction by the Indian Art Community 19-20 May 2021

M F Husain

Untitled

Lithograph on paper

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Winning bid
$3,850
Rs 2,77,200
(Inclusive of buyer's premium)


Lot 50 Details

Art Rises for India: A Covid-19 Relief Fundraiser Auction by the Indian Art Community 19-20 May 2021

M F Husain

Untitled

Lithograph on paper

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Winning bid
$2,787
Rs 2,00,640
(Inclusive of buyer's premium)


Lot 103 Details

Art Rises for India: A Covid-19 Relief Fundraiser Auction by the Indian Art Community 19-20 May 2021

M F Husain

Untitled

Lithograph on paper

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Winning bid
$2,683
Rs 1,93,160
(Inclusive of buyer's premium)


Lot 10 Details

The Curated Auction Series 19-20 April 2021

M F Husain

Untitled

Oil on cloth

144 x 357 in



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PAST StoryLTD AUCTIONS          
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Lot 6 Details

Absolute Tuesdays 15 June 2021

M F Husain

Untitled

Serigraph on paper pasted on paper

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Winning bid
$1,731
Rs 1,22,880
(Inclusive of buyer's premium)


Lot 19 Details

Absolute Tuesdays 15 June 2021

M F Husain

Untitled

Serigraph on paper

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Winning bid
$1,079
Rs 76,590
(Inclusive of buyer's premium)


Lot 11 Details

Absolute Tuesdays 27 April 2021

M F Husain

Untitled

Watercolour on paper

12 x 16 in

Winning bid
$15,633
Rs 11,25,600
(Inclusive of buyer's premium)


Lot 44 Details

Absolute Tuesdays 27 April 2021

M F Husain

Thief of Baghdad ...

Print and felt tip pen on paper

10.75 x 11.5 in

Winning bid
$5,247
Rs 3,77,760
(Inclusive of buyer's premium)


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EXHIBITIONS          
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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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