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 551 works

Lot 22 Details

Spring Online Auction 27-28 March 2019

M F Husain

Untitled

Oil on canvas pasted on board

23.5 x 17.5 in



Lot 23 Details

Spring Online Auction 27-28 March 2019

M F Husain

Untitled

Sketchpen on jute pasted on canvas

33.25 x 48 in



Lot 24 Details

Spring Online Auction 27-28 March 2019

M F Husain

Watercolour and sketch pen on paper

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Lot 25 Details

Spring Online Auction 27-28 March 2019

M F Husain

Portrait of RCL...

Ink and wax on paper pasted on board

22 x 30 in



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PAST StoryLTD AUCTIONS          
Showing 4 of 76 works

Lot 38 Details

No Reserve Auction of Modern and Contemporary Art

M F Husain

Untitled

Pen and watercolour on paper pasted on mountboard

13 x 11.5 in

Winning bid
$13,945
Rs 9,48,274
(Inclusive of buyer's premium)


Lot 1 Details

Absolute Tuesdays

M F Husain

Untitled

Chalk and epoxy on blackboard

47.5 x 72 in

Winning bid
$15,900
Rs 10,97,100
(Inclusive of buyer's premium)


Lot 5 Details

Absolute Tuesdays

M F Husain

Untitled

Pencil on paper

14.5 x 10.5 in

Winning bid
$1,077
Rs 74,310
(Inclusive of buyer's premium)


Lot 3 Details

ABSOLUTE TUESDAYS | THE YEAR-END SALE

M F Husain

Untitled

Ink on paper

14.25 x 21.5 in

Winning bid
$1,866
Rs 1,30,620
(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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