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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 103 of 122  

ART RISES FOR INDIA: A COVID-19 RELIEF FUNDRAISER AUCTION BY THE INDIAN ART COMMUNITY
19-20 MAY 2021

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Winning Bid
$2,683
Rs 1,93,160

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)


ARTWORK DETAILS

M F Husain
Untitled
Inscribed '059/ 150' (lower left) and signed 'Husain' (lower right)
Lithograph on paper
Print size: 31.5 x 20 in (80 x 51 cm)
Sheet size: 38.5 x 26.5 in (97.7 x 67.5 cm)

Fifty-ninth from a limited edition of 150

CONDITION
Surface is slightly undulated and has yellowed commensurate with age. Sporadic mild foxing and faint stains. The work is in good condition and is in a roll.

This work has been generously donated by Progressive Art Gallery

Category: Print Making
Style: Figurative


 








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