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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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  Lot 34 of 85  

MODERN INDIAN ART
5-6 DECEMBER 2018

Estimate
$57,975 - 86,960
Rs 40,00,000 - 60,00,000


Winning Bid
$60,870
Rs 42,00,000

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)


ARTWORK DETAILS

M F Husain
Untitled
Signed 'Husain' (upper left)
Acrylic on canvas
34.25 x 23 in (87.3 x 58.3 cm)

PROVENANCE
Saffronart, 5-6 December 2007, lot 86
Property from an Important Private Collection, Mumbai

Category: Painting
Style: Figurative


 









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