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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 47 of 100  

SUMMER ONLINE AUCTION
13-14 JULY 2021

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Winning Bid
$42,600
Rs 31,31,100

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)


ARTWORK DETAILS

M F Husain
Untitled
Signed, dated and inscribed 'Husain/ 3 oct. '86 VI/ New York' (lower right)
1986
Watercolour and ink on paper
23.5 x 18 in (60 x 45.8 cm)

PROVENANCE
Formerly in the Collection of Bal Chhabda
Thence by descent
Acquired from the above by the present owner

Category: Painting
Style: Figurative


 









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