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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PAST AUCTIONS          
Showing 4 of 615 works

Lot 10 Details

The Curated Auction Series 19-20 April 2021

M F Husain

Untitled

Oil on cloth

144 x 357 in



Lot 11 Details

The Curated Auction Series 19-20 April 2021

M F Husain

Untitled

Oil on canvas

24.25 x 38.5 in



Lot 12 Details

The Curated Auction Series 19-20 April 2021

M F Husain

Equus Nine

Watercolour on paper

21.5 x 15.5 in

Winning bid
$21,800
Rs 15,69,600
(Inclusive of buyer's premium)


Lot 60 Details

Spring Online Auction 11-12 March 2021

M F Husain

Untitled

Oil pastel on paper

22.5 x 17.5 in

Winning bid
$17,867
Rs 12,86,400
(Inclusive of buyer's premium)


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PAST StoryLTD AUCTIONS          
Showing 4 of 125 works

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)


Lot 2 Details

Friday Five 19 March 2021

M F Husain

Untitled (Varanasi)

Serigraph on paper

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Winning bid
$4,487
Rs 3,23,040
(Inclusive of buyer's premium)


Lot 17 Details

Art and Poetry: Books Auction 2 March 2021

Theorama   by   M F Husain

Winning bid
$1,023
Rs 73,680
(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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