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M F Husain
(1913 - 2011)

Untitled



"Freed of the bitterness of political subjection and of the nagging urge toward establishing a collective national identity, Husain is the harbinger of a new mood in Indian art. This is a mood at once self-assured in its use of universal idioms of artistic expression, contemporary in outlook and experience, socially committed, and deeply humanistic in its exploration of the nature of reality" (Richard Bartholomew and Shiv S. Kapur, Husain, Harry...



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  Lot 29 of 90  

MODERN EVENING SALE | NEW DELHI, LIVE
4 SEPTEMBER 2014

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Winning Bid
Rs 1,14,00,000
$190,000

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)


ARTWORK DETAILS

M F Husain
Untitled

Signed and dated in Devnagari (lower left)
1959
Oil on canvas
27.5 x 39.5 in (69.8 x 100.3 cm)

PROVENANCE:
Originally from Bal Chhabda's Collection
Private Collection, Mumbai

Category: Painting
Style: Figurative


 









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