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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 19 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
$3,850
Rs 2,77,200

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)


ARTWORK DETAILS

M F Husain
Untitled
Inscribed '79/150' (lower left) and signed 'Husain' (lower right)
Lithograph on paper
Print size: 22.25 x 35.75 in (57 x 86 cm)
Sheet size: 26.5 x 38.25 in (67.3 x 97.5 cm)

Seventy-ninth from a limited edition of 150

CONDITION
Surface is slightly undulated. Sporadic creases. Fold mark at the lower right. Minor tear at the upper centre. Edges are slightly uneven. 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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