M F Husain



"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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PAST AUCTIONS          
Showing 4 of 453 works

Lot 12 Details

Evening Sale | Live, New Delhi
08 September 2016

M F Husain

Untitled

Acrylic on canvas

30.2 x 20.2 in

Winning bid
$118,182
Rs 78,00,000
(Inclusive of buyer's premium)




Lot 25 Details

Evening Sale | Live, New Delhi
08 September 2016

M F Husain

Untitled

Oil on canvas laid on board

16.7 x 14.7 in

Winning bid
$54,545
Rs 36,00,000
(Inclusive of buyer's premium)




Lot 26 Details

Evening Sale | Live, New Delhi
08 September 2016

M F Husain

Untitled (Basket ...

Oil on canvas pasted on board

22.8 x 16.7 in

Winning bid
$81,818
Rs 54,00,000
(Inclusive of buyer's premium)




Lot 27 Details

Evening Sale | Live, New Delhi
08 September 2016

M F Husain

Untitled (Hawk...

Oil on canvas

40.2 x 17.9 in

Winning bid
$154,545
Rs 1,02,00,000
(Inclusive of buyer's premium)




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PAST StoryLTD AUCTIONS          
Showing 4 of 43 works

Lot 4 Details

No-Reserve Auction of Indian Art

M F Husain

Untitled...

Marker on paper

12.2 x 8.2 in

Winning bid
$2,286
Rs 1,50,876
(Inclusive of buyer's premium)




Lot 5 Details

No-Reserve Auction of Indian Art

M F Husain

Untitled

Sketchpen on paper

19.1 x 27 in

Winning bid
$6,600
Rs 4,35,600
(Inclusive of buyer's premium)




Lot 28 Details

No-Reserve Auction of Indian Art

M F Husain

View Dimensions

Winning bid
$1,565
Rs 1,03,320
(Inclusive of buyer's premium)




Lot 51 Details

No-Reserve Auction of Indian Art

M F Husain

Untitled

Watercolour on paper

21.5 x 14.6 in

Winning bid
$4,544
Rs 2,99,880
(Inclusive of buyer's premium)




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EXHIBITIONS          
Showing 4 of 43 works

Lot 5 Details

Works on paper.
02-20 February 2006

M F Husain

Untitled

Pen and ink on paper

13.5 x 21 in






Lot 6 Details

Works on paper.
02-20 February 2006

M F Husain

Untitled

Pen on paper

18 x 15 in






Lot 7 Details

Works on paper.
02-20 February 2006

M F Husain

Untitled

Watercolour on paper

26 x 19 in






Lot 8 Details

Works on paper.
02-20 February 2006

M F Husain

Untitled

Pen and ink on paper

19 x 28.5 in






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