M F Husain’s painting sells for Rs 3 Cr

M F Husain’s painting sells for Rs 3 Cr

M F Husain’s painting sells for Rs 3 Cr

The “Ragamala Series”, oil work on canvas, featuring visual interpretations of musical modes.A 1960 painting by M F Husain in the 1960s fetched Rs 3.1 crore at Christie’s South Asian Modern and Contemporary Art sale in London.

The inter-disciplinary nature of music, sculpture, dance, painting and film provided enormous inspiration to Husain during the 19 60s and his “Ragamala Series” embodies the masterful usage of his most recognisable pictorial elements.
Husain’s other works “The Preacher at Mecca” fetched Rs 95 lakhsnd “Untitled (Horses)” Rs 57 lakhs.


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