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 506 works

USD payement only Lot 37 Details

From Classical to Contemporary
6-7 December 2017

M F Husain

Untitled

Acrylic and marker on vellum paper

83.9 x 41.9 in

Winning bid
$111,000
Rs 71,04,000
(Inclusive of buyer's premium)


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USD payement only Lot 38 Details

From Classical to Contemporary
6-7 December 2017

M F Husain

When I begin to...

Oil on canvas

32.5 x 26.5 in

Winning bid
$102,000
Rs 65,28,000
(Inclusive of buyer's premium)


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Lot 50 Details

From Classical to Contemporary
6-7 December 2017

M F Husain

Untitled

Watercolour on paper

10.6 x 14.4 in

Winning bid
$22,200
Rs 14,20,800
(Inclusive of buyer's premium)




USD payement only Lot 51 Details

From Classical to Contemporary
6-7 December 2017

M F Husain

Untitled

Acrylic and marker on vellum paper

40.7 x 17.5 in

Winning bid
$43,800
Rs 28,03,200
(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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