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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 44 of 67  

EVENING SALE | NEW DELHI, LIVE
12 SEPTEMBER 2019

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Winning Bid
Rs 72,00,000
$101,408

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)


ARTWORK DETAILS

M F Husain
Untitled
Signed 'Husain' (upper left)
Acrylic on canvas
35.75 x 35.75 in (90.8 x 90.8 cm)

PROVENANCE
Saffronart, 4-6 May 2004, lot 8

EXHIBITED
Divergent Confluences, Mumbai: Akara Art, 4 - 31 July, 2019

Category: Painting
Style: Figurative


 









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