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M. F. Husain


Maqbool Fida Husain better known as M. F. Husain was a controversial Indian artist known for executing bold, vibrantly coloured narrative paintings in a modified Cubist style. He was one of the most celebrated and internationally recognized Indian artists of the 20th century. Wikipedia

Born17 September 1915, Pandharpur

Died9 June 2011, Royal Brompton Hospital, London, United Kingdom

On viewNational Gallery of Modern ArtMuseum of Art & Photography

PeriodsCubismAbstract expressionismPop artExpressionismAbstract artNeo-Dada

Full nameMaqbool Fida Husain

SpouseFazila Bibi (m. 1941–1998)

MoviesGaja GaminiThrough the Eyes of a PainterMeenaxi: A Tale of Three CitiesPehla Sitara