American & 20th-21st Century International Art

October 05, 2017

LOT 119

Lot 119

Maqbool Fida Husain (1915-2011)

Maqbool Fida Husain (1915-2011)
Lot 119 Details
Maqbool Fida Husain (1915-2011), Indian


Orange/red ink drawing on the inside of a folded advertisement for “British Airways/ First class Menu”; signed “Husain” and dated “15/XI/’81” in ink lower right. Unframed.
Overall 11.6 x 12 ins — 29.4 x 30.4 cms

Estimate $1,500-$2,500

Realised: $2,700
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

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Maqbool Fida Husain (1915-2011)
  • Maqbool Fida Husain (1915-2011)


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LOT 119

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  • 5 Stars: Excellent - No discernable damage, flaws or imperfections
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  • 2 Stars: Fair - Exhibits flaws or damage that may draw the eye under standard lighting
  • 1 Star: Poor - Flaws or damage immediately apparent under standard lighting (examples: missing components, rips, broken glass, damaged surfaces, etc.)

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