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M F Husain
(1913 - 2011)

Untitled



M F Husain began his career by working as a commercial billboard artist, an illustrator, and a toy maker at the Fantasy Furniture Shop in Bombay before quitting his job in 1947 to pursue art full-time. According to Ram Chatterjee, the toys created by Husain weren’t mere playthings, instead possessing a “monumental quality” that was a result of their formal beauty and decorative charm. (Kishore Singh ed., Continuum: Progressive Artists’...



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  Lot 46 of 109  

SUMMER ONLINE AUCTION
22-23 JUNE 2022

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Winning Bid
$13,200
Rs 10,16,400

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)


ARTWORK DETAILS

M F Husain
Untitled

Painted wood pasted on mount board
Height: 8.25 in (21.2 cm)
Board size: 14.75 x 18.75 in (37.7 x 47.7 cm)

PROVENANCE
Private Collection, New Delhi

Category: Relief Sculpture
Style: Figurative


 









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