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M F Husain
(1913 - 2011)

Untitled



M.F. Husain's extensive oeuvre draws inspiration from global urban culture as well as several different Indian historical and traditional sources. From the classical aesthetics of Gupta and Chola sculpture, the artist learnt to communicate the movement of dance, the rhythm of music, and the sensuousness of the human form. From the Basholi miniature tradition, Husain developed his vivid palette and understood the varied ways in which the painted...



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  Lot 4 of 70  

WINTER ONLINE AUCTION: MODERN INDIAN ART
18-19 DECEMBER 2012

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Winning Bid
Rs 78,36,000
$147,849

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)


ARTWORK DETAILS

M F Husain
Untitled

Signed in Devnagari (upper left)
c. 1960s
Oil on canvas
24 x 60 in (61 x 152.4 cm)

The proceeds from the sale of this lot will benefit a private charitable trust

PROVENANCE:
From the Estate of a Private Charitable Trust

Category: Painting
Style: Figurative


 









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