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M F Husain
(1913 - 2011)

Untitled



Born in 1915, M.F. Husain, a largely self-taught artist, was a founding member of the Bombay based Progressive Artists' Group. Since his first exhibition in 1947, Husain's oeuvre continually evolved and engaged with various themes and media and is often used as an indicator of the growth and development of modern Indian art. As Shiv Kapur noted, "...Husain is the harbinger of a new mood in Indian art. This is a mood at once self-assured in its...



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  Lot 3 of 90  

SPRING ART AUCTION 2013
25-26 MARCH 2013

Estimate



Winning Bid
$118,392
Rs 61,56,384

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)


ARTWORK DETAILS

M F Husain
Untitled

Signed in Devanagari (upper left)
Oil on canvas
24 x 43 in (61 x 109.2 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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