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M F Husain
Untitled


M.F. Husain first encountered the figure of the horse in the religious stories he was told as a child. It featured in the tales of the Battle of Karbala and Imam Husain the martyr that he heard from his elders at home, as well as those of Ashwamedh, the heroic riderless horse of Hindu epics, that he learnt about at his school in Indore. The artist's fascination with the animal was further developed during his travels in China and Italy in the...



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  Lot 108 of 140  

AUTUMN ART AUCTION
24-25 SEPTEMBER 2013

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Winning Bid
$127,044
Rs 77,49,684

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)


ARTWORK DETAILS

M F Husain
Untitled
Signed in English (lower right)
Acrylic on canvas
28 x 41.5 in (71.1 x 105.4 cm)

Category: Painting
Style: Figurative


 









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