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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M F Husain
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PAST AUCTIONS          
Showing 4 of 500 works

Lot 10 Details

Evening Sale | Live Auction, New Delhi
21 September 2017

M F Husain

Untitled

Oil on canvas

26.4 x 39.7 in

Winning bid
$123,810
Rs 78,00,000
(Inclusive of buyer's premium)




Lot 11 Details

Evening Sale | Live Auction, New Delhi
21 September 2017

M F Husain

Untitled (Woman...

Oil on canvas

30.1 x 24 in

Winning bid
$123,810
Rs 78,00,000
(Inclusive of buyer's premium)




Lot 31 Details

Evening Sale | Live Auction, New Delhi
21 September 2017

M F Husain

Untitled

Oil on canvas

34.6 x 68.1 in

Winning bid
$342,857
Rs 2,16,00,000
(Inclusive of buyer's premium)




Lot 50 Details

Evening Sale | Live Auction, New Delhi
21 September 2017

M F Husain

Untitled

Painted wood pasted on board

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Winning bid
$53,333
Rs 33,60,000
(Inclusive of buyer's premium)




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PAST StoryLTD AUCTIONS          
Showing 4 of 65 works

Lot 3 Details

Modern Masters: No Reserve Art Auction

M F Husain

Untitled

Oil on canvas

23.6 x 23.6 in

Winning bid
$58,500
Rs 37,44,000
(Inclusive of buyer's premium)




Lot 27 Details

No Reserve Modern and Contemporary Art Auction

M F Husain

UNTITLED

Watercolour and marker on paper

20.2 x 14.3 in

Winning bid
$4,242
Rs 2,67,240
(Inclusive of buyer's premium)




Lot 51 Details

No Reserve Modern and Contemporary Art Auction

M F Husain

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Winning bid
$1,500
Rs 94,500
(Inclusive of buyer's premium)




Lot 3 Details

Words and Lines

M F Husain

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Winning bid
$3,383
Rs 2,16,480
(Inclusive of buyer's premium)




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EXHIBITIONS          
Showing 4 of 43 works

Lot 5 Details

Works on paper.
2-20 February 2006

M F Husain

Untitled

Pen and ink on paper

13.5 x 21 in






Lot 6 Details

Works on paper.
2-20 February 2006

M F Husain

Untitled

Pen on paper

18 x 15 in






Lot 7 Details

Works on paper.
2-20 February 2006

M F Husain

Untitled

Watercolour on paper

26 x 19 in






Lot 8 Details

Works on paper.
2-20 February 2006

M F Husain

Untitled

Pen and ink on paper

19 x 28.5 in






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