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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 63 of 138  

THE TIES THAT BIND: SOUTH ASIAN MODERN AND CONTEMPORARY ART
30 NOVEMBER-1 DECEMBER 2016

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$33,072
Rs 22,48,896

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)


ARTWORK DETAILS

M F Husain
Untitled
Signed and dated 'Husain / 4 III '91' (lower right)
1991
Acrylic on paper pasted on canvas
59.75 x 131.5 in (152 x 334 cm)

Category: Painting
Style: Figurative


 









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