Lot#18 || Maqbool Fida Husain (1915 - 2011)
UNTITLED (Two headed woman)
Marker on paper
13.00 x 10.20 in
₹ 2,00,000 -
Maqbool Fida Husain was born in 1913 in Pandharpur, Maharashtra. In 1948, he was invited by F N Souza to join the Progressive Artists ' Group in Mumbai. Husain began his career by painting billboards for feature films and making furniture designs and toys to earn a living. When he took up painting as an art form,he blended folk, tribal and mythological art to create vibrantly contemporary, living art forms.