Lot 1: Maqbool Fida Husain (1913 - 2011) Ganesha Ink on
HUSAIN: Work from Collection of the Late Badrivishal Pitti
January 17, 2013
Description: Maqbool Fida Husain (1913 - 2011) Ganesha Ink on paper 26 x 20 in. (68.3 x 50.8 cm.) 1950s Signed in Devanagari lower right
Notes: The lively posture of the current drawing suggests that Husain was inspired by the classical form of the dancing Ganesha popular in the sculpture of central Indian temples of the 8th - 12th centuries. (For...