Lot 46
M F Husain
(1915 - 2011)

Wild Horses

"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 46 of 218  

6-12 DECEMBER 2001


Winning Bid
Rs 12,35,000


M F Husain
Wild Horses

Signed in English & Devnagari (upper right)
1975 (on r
Oil on canvas
42 x 73.5 in (106.7 x 186.9 cm)

Category: Painting
Style: Figurative


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