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    Sale 2025

    South Asian Modern + Contemporary Art

    16 September 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 185

    MAQBOOL FIDA HUSAIN (B. 1915)

    Portrait of an Umbrella-Form

    Price Realised  

    MAQBOOL FIDA HUSAIN (B. 1915)
    Portrait of an Umbrella-Form
    signed 'Husain' (lower right); titled 'Portrait of an Umbrella - Form' (lower left)
    watercolor on paper
    image size: 14 x 20 7/8 (35.6 x 53 cm.); sheet size: 16 x 22 in. (40.6 x 55.9 cm.)


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    Provenance

    Collection of Chester and Davida Herwitz, Worcester, Massachusetts


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE NEW YORK COLLECTION


    Literature

    Husain from the collection of Chester and David Herwitz, Worcester, Massachusetts, Exhibition Catalogue, Hunter Museum of Art, Tennessee, 1988, p. 14


    Exhibited

    Tennessee, Husain from the collection of Chester and Davida Herwitz, Worcester, Massachusetts, Hunter Museum of Art, August 1988