BROWSE THIS AUCTION
Lot 6
 
Quick Zoom
M F Husain
Untitled


Husain's paintings of horses are arguably among the best known in his oeuvre. He first began painting this subject in the 1950s and revisited the leitmotif - representative of power, passion and freedom - throughout his artistic career. His preoccupation with this subject developed from a wide range of encounters with the animal during early childhood experiences in Indore, where he saw horses drawing tongas or in Muharram processions....



Read More
Artist Profile
Other works of this artist in: this auction  |  entire site



  Lot 6 of 30  

SUMMER LIVE AUCTION
13 JULY 2021

Estimate



Winning Bid
Rs 66,00,000
$89,796

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)


ARTWORK DETAILS

M F Husain
Untitled
Signed 'Husain' (lower left)
Oil on canvas
36 x 23.75 in (91.4 x 60.5 cm)

PROVENANCE
Private Collection, Mumbai
Property from a Distinguished Private Collection, New Delhi

Category: Painting
Style: Figurative


 









Need help? Please check our guides on How to Bid. Auction Tips and FAQs.
Email auction@saffronart.com, newyork@saffronart.com, london@saffronart.com, delhi@saffronart.com
Tel: +91 22 6855 4100 (Mumbai); +1 212 627 5006 (USA); +44(0) 20 7409 7974(UK); +91 95555 84229 (New Delhi)