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 AT StoryLTD          
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Lot 9 Details

Absolute Tuesdays 2 June 2020

M F Husain

Untitled

Sketchpen on paper

10.5 x 14.5 in

$5,410-8,110
Rs 4,00,000-6,00,000


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Lot 31 Details

The Collector`s Eye 27-28 May 2020

M F Husain

Untitled

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Lot 32 Details

The Collector`s Eye 27-28 May 2020

M F Husain

Untitled

Graphite on paper

19 x 11 in

Winning bid
$4,528
Rs 3,35,040
(Inclusive of buyer's premium)


Lot 21 Details

COVID-19 Relief Fundraiser Online Auction 29-30 April 2020

M F Husain

Untitled

Marker on paper

15 x 11 in

Winning bid
$3,116
Rs 2,30,600
(Inclusive of buyer's premium)


Lot 32 Details

WORKS ON PAPER 8-9 April 2020

M F Husain

Unknown Medium

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Winning bid
$3,632
Rs 2,68,800
(Inclusive of buyer's premium)


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Lot 26 Details

Absolute Tuesdays 26 May 2020

M F Husain

Untitled

Watercolour, acrylic and ink on paper pasted on paper

12 x 8.75 in

Winning bid
$2,005
Rs 1,48,386
(Inclusive of buyer's premium)


Lot 3 Details

FRIDAY FIVE 15 May 2020

M F Husain

Untitled...

Lithograph on paper

20 x 15 in

Winning bid
$6,300
Rs 4,66,200
(Inclusive of buyer's premium)


Lot 12 Details

Absolute Tuesdays 12 May 2020

M F Husain

Untitled

Oil on canvas

72 x 96 in

Winning bid
$31,236
Rs 23,11,440
(Inclusive of buyer's premium)


Lot 22 Details

ABSOLUTE TUESDAYS 21 April 2020

M F Husain

Untitled

Ink on paper

10.5 x 14.5 in

Winning bid
$936
Rs 69,264
(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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