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Lot 11
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 11 of 223  

AUCTION 2002 (MAY)
13-16 MAY 2002

Estimate



Winning Bid
$3,646
Rs 1,75,008




ARTWORK DETAILS

M F Husain
Untitled
Untitled

Signed in Tamil (lower left) and dated in English (lower right)
1981
Watercolor on Paper
15 x 22 in. (38 x 56 cm.) each

$3,600 - 4,700
Rs.175,000 - 225,000
(Set of two)
1981
Watercolour on paper
15 x 22 in. (38 x 56 cm.) each

(Set of two)

Category: Painting
Style: Figurative


 









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