PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF THE LATE BADRIVISHAL PITTI
Oil on canvas
60 x 60 in. (152.5 x 152.4 cm.)
Signed in Devanagari and Urdu and dated ''71' lower left
The colours of the original are similar to the catalogue illustration but the blue
and red of the original are lighter than the catalogue illustration. Several
scattered spots of retouching in the gold background around the central figure
that fluoresce under UV light. Further, minor hair line abrasions to the canvas in
the upper right and on the central figure's left thigh. The canvas has been relined.
Overall good condition.
About The Artist:
MAQBOOL FIDA HUSAIN (1913-2011)