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M F Husain
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 80 of 109  

SUMMER ONLINE AUCTION
8-9 JUNE 2016

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Winning Bid
$18,228
Rs 12,03,048

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)


ARTWORK DETAILS

M F Husain
Untitled
Signed 'Husain' (lower right); signed again 'Husain' (on the reverse)
Circa 2000s
Watercolour and ink on paper
18.5 x 13.75 in (47.2 x 34.9 cm)

PROVENANCE:
Acquired directly from the artist
Private Collection, Mumbai

Category: Painting
Style: Figurative


 









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