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M F Husain
Untitled




"All forms of art are born from one's roots"

Maqbool Fida Husain was born in 1913 in Pandharpur, Maharashtra. A self-taught artist, he came to Mumbai in 1937, determined to become a painter. In 1948, he was invited by F N Souza to join the Progressive Artists ' Group.

Husain began his career by painting billboards for feature films and making furniture designs and toys, to earn a living. When took up...



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  Lot 29 of 85  

SUMMER ART AUCTION
19-20 JUNE 2013

Estimate



Winning Bid
$45,864
Rs 25,68,384

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)


ARTWORK DETAILS

M F Husain
Untitled
Signed in Kanada (upper right)
c. 1980s
Oil on canvas pasted on board
19 x 29 in (48.3 x 73.7 cm)

PROVENANCE:
Private Collection, India

Category: Painting
Style: Figurative


 









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