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M F Husain
(1913 - 2011)

Untitled



"Art has always been a combination of Indian literature, music, dance and architectural traditions."
- M F Husain

Painted in 1960, the present lot depicts a group of musicians and their instruments against a largely monochromatic brown background. The foreground is dominated by a seated blue figure, firmly anchoring the composition. The figures are inspired by Indian sculptural forms, which had a great influence on...



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  Lot 26 of 75  

EVENING SALE | NEW DELHI, LIVE
10 SEPTEMBER 2015

Estimate



Winning Bid
Rs 2,16,00,000
$332,308

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)


ARTWORK DETAILS

M F Husain
Untitled

Signed and dated in Devnagari '60' (lower right)
1960
Oil on canvas
29 x 51.5 in (73.7 x 130.8 cm)

PROVENANCE
Collection of a Distinguished Lady, Mumbai

Category: Painting
Style: Figurative


 









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