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Lot 17
M F Husain
(1913 - 2011)

Untitled





"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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  Lot 17 of 115  

AUCTION 2004 (MAY)
4-6 MAY 2004

Estimate



Winning Bid
$2,392
Rs 1,02,851

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)


ARTWORK DETAILS

M F Husain
Untitled

Signed in Devnagari (lower right)
Circa 1970s
Pen on paper
17.5 x 11 in (44.4 x 27.9 cm)

Category: Painting
Style: Figurative


 









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