How much do MF Hussain paintings cost?

An oil painting by the late Indian artist M F Husain titled ‘Voices’ sold for a record Rs 18.47 crore at an online auction on Sunday, the highest price for the artist’s work in an auction so far. Made in 1958, the oil-on-canvas spans 18.8 feet and is his largest work from the 1950s.

Why M F Husain paintings are expensive?

“Tyeb Mehta was a phenomenal artist, whose work is not easily available. That’s why his works are so expensive. Husain’s works are not that expensive because he was such a prolific artist,” says Rajshree Pathy, noted art collector and chairman of Rajshree Sugars.

How much does a Ravi Varma painting cost?

Raja Ravi Varma’s work has been offered at auction multiple times, with realized prices ranging from $84 USD to $2,944,647 USD, depending on the size and medium of the artwork. Since 2004 the record price for this artist at auction is $2,944,647 USD for Radha in the Moonlight, sold at Pundole’s in 2016.

Which famous painting was made by M F Husain?

M. F. Husain
Known for Painting
Notable work Meenaxi: A Tale of Three Cities Through the Eyes of a Painter
Movement Bombay Progressive Artists’ Group
Awards Padma Bhushan (1973) Padma Vibhushan (1991)

How much is the Mona Lisa painting?

How much is the Mona Lisa worth? Well, it’s recognised in the Guinness Book of Records as having the most expensive insurance policy in history, valued at $100 million in 1962, equivalent to $650 million in 2018. But, as the French aren’t selling, it’s literally priceless.

Who painted Madhuri Dixit?

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What is the most money paid for a painting?

approximately US$450.3 million
This is a list of the highest known prices paid for paintings. The current record price is approximately US$450.3 million (which includes commission) paid for Leonardo da Vinci’s Salvator Mundi in November 2017.

Where are Raja Ravi Varma original paintings?

Ravi Varma’s representation of mythological characters has become a part of the Indian imagination of the epics. He is often criticized for being too showy and sentimental in his style but his work remains very popular in India. Many of his fabulous paintings are housed at Laxmi Vilas Palace, Vadodara.

How many paintings did M F Husain paint?

In 2008, Husain after leaving India was commissioned to create 32 paintings depicting Indian History. He finished 8 paintings before his death in 2011. He was also commissioned to create paintings on Arab civilization by Qatar’s first lady Mozah bint Nasser Al Missned.

What medium did MF Hussain use?

M. F. Husain/Forms