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 536 works

Lot 8 Details

Evening Sale | New Delhi, Live 20 September 2018

M F Husain

Untitled

Marker and pencil on paper

19.2 x 27.7 in

Winning bid
$16,783
Rs 12,00,000
(Inclusive of buyer's premium)


Lot 9 Details

Evening Sale | New Delhi, Live 20 September 2018

M F Husain

Untitled

Oil on canvas pasted on board

33.4 x 45.5 in

Winning bid
$125,874
Rs 90,00,000
(Inclusive of buyer's premium)


Lot 10 Details

Evening Sale | New Delhi, Live 20 September 2018

M F Husain

Untitled

Oil on canvas

37 x 19.1 in

Winning bid
$201,399
Rs 1,44,00,000
(Inclusive of buyer's premium)


Lot 23 Details

Evening Sale | New Delhi, Live 20 September 2018

M F Husain

Untitled

Oil on canvas

35.8 x 23.9 in

Winning bid
$100,699
Rs 72,00,000
(Inclusive of buyer's premium)


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PAST StoryLTD AUCTIONS          
Showing 4 of 68 works

Lot 84 Details

No-Reserve Auction of Modern and Contemporary Art

M F Husain

Kite Caught in...

Watercolour and marker on handmade paper

14.5 x 9.9 in

Winning bid
$7,221
Rs 4,91,040
(Inclusive of buyer's premium)


Lot 14 Details

No Reserve Auction of Modern and Contemporary Art and Collectibles

M F Husain

View Dimensions

Winning bid
$2,235
Rs 1,43,040
(Inclusive of buyer's premium)


USD payement only Lot 103 Details

No Reserve Auction of Modern and Contemporary Art and Collectibles

M F Husain

Untitled

Lithograph on paper

23 x 34.2 in

Winning bid
$900
Rs 57,600
(Inclusive of buyer's premium)

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Lot 3 Details

Modern Masters: No Reserve Art Auction

M F Husain

Untitled

Oil on canvas

23.6 x 23.6 in

Winning bid
$58,500
Rs 37,44,000
(Inclusive of buyer's premium)


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EXHIBITIONS          
Showing 4 of 43 works

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




Lot 7 Details

Works on paper. 2-20 February 2006

M F Husain

Untitled

Watercolour on paper

26 x 19 in




Lot 8 Details

Works on paper. 2-20 February 2006

M F Husain

Untitled

Pen and ink on paper

19 x 28.5 in




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