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M F Husain
(1913 - 2011)

Abhisarika



Born in 1913, M.F. Husain, a largely self-taught artist, was a founding member of the Bombay based Progressive Artists' Group. Since the first exhibition in which his works were included 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.

Developing on the theme of his seminal 1964 painting, Mithuna, this canvas...



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  Lot 22 of 85  

SUMMER ART AUCTION
19-20 JUNE 2013

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M F Husain
Abhisarika

Signed in Devnagari (lower right)
1965
Oil on canvas
56 x 24 in (142.2 x 61 cm)

PROVENANCE:
Dhoomimal Gallery, New Delhi
Saluja Collection, Australia

PUBLISHED:
Husain, Richard Bartholomew and Shiv S. Kapur, Harry N. Abrams Inc. Publishers, New York, 1970

Category: Painting
Style: Figurative


 









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