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M F Husain
(1913 - 2011)

Dolls Wedding





"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 126 of 150  

AUCTION MAY 2006
10-11 MAY 2006

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Winning Bid
$184,250
Rs 79,22,750

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ARTWORK DETAILS

M F Husain
Dolls Wedding

Signed in English and Devnagari (lower right)
Circa 1950's
Oil on canvas pasted on board
22 x 62 in (55.9 x 157.5 cm)

Category: Painting
Style: Figurative


 









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