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M F Husain
Untitled


Husain could draw a village woman with as much dexterity and compassion as he could a portrait of Mother Teresa or Indira Gandhi. He was as interested in rural India, with women and their water pots or animals, as he was in pop culture, portraying movie stars from Bollywood. "The human figure has remained the prime motif of his art, the vehicle for his exploration of the nature and drama of reality." (Richard Bartholomew and Shiv S Kapur,...



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  Lot 19 of 77  

EVENING SALE | LIVE AUCTION, MUMBAI
16 FEBRUARY 2017

Estimate
Rs 1,00,00,000 - 1,50,00,000
$151,520 - 227,275








ARTWORK DETAILS

M F Husain
Untitled
Signed in Devnagari (upper right)
Oil on canvas
39 x 19.5 in (98.8 x 49.5 cm)

PROVENANCE:
Vadehra Art Gallery, New Delhi

Category: Painting
Style: Figurative


 









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