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M F Husain
Untitled


M.F. Husain's "…earliest memories of artistic participation were with the making of the tazias in Indore where twenty foot high effigies of horses were carried in procession during the final day of Muharram, as symbols of the martyrdom of Imam Husain the grandson of the Prophet. These gigantic horses signified all the valour of the warrior for the young boy and they emerged in some of his earliest paintings as animated, powerful animals"...



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  Lot 3 of 70  

AUTUMN AUCTION 2011
21-22 SEPTEMBER 2011

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M F Husain
Untitled
Signed in English (lower left)
Acrylic on canvas
24 x 24 in (61 x 61 cm)


PROVENANCE:
Vadehra Art Gallery, New Delhi

Category: Painting
Style: Figurative


 









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