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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 50 of 121  

FROM CLASSICAL TO CONTEMPORARY
6-7 DECEMBER 2017

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Winning Bid
$22,200
Rs 14,20,800

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)


ARTWORK DETAILS

M F Husain
Untitled
Signed and dated 'Husain 005' (upper left)
2005
Watercolour on paper
10.75 x 14.5 in (27 x 36.7 cm)

PROVENANCE:
Private Collection, Pune

Category: Painting
Style: Figurative


 









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