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M F Husain
Untitled (Mother Teresa Series)


"Mother Teresa was a true reflection of love for humanity." - M F HUSAIN

Husain's meeting with Mother Teresa, a year before this painting was made, had a profound impact on the artist, and she has been a subject of his works several times in the years that followed. "I have tried to capture in my paintings what her presence meant to the destitute and the dying, the light and hope she brought by mere inquiry, by putting her hand...



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M F Husain
Untitled (Mother Teresa Series)
Signed and dated in Bengali (lower right); signed and dated in Bengali again and signed 'Husain' (on the reverse)
1980
Oil on canvas
48 x 18 in (121.9 x 45.7 cm)

(Diptych)

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Acquired directly from the artist
Private Collection, Kolkata
Property from a Distinguished Private Collection, New Delhi

Category: Painting


 


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