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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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M F Husain
Untitled
Graphite on paper pasted on paper
8 x 27.5 in (20.6 x 70 cm)

PROVENANCE
Pundole's, Mumbai, 17 January 2013, lot 29 b)
Property from a Distinguished Parsi Collection, Mumbai

Category: Painting


 


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