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Lot 231

M.F. Husain (1915-2011), Muhammad and Allah, circa 1972, charcoal and pastel on paper,...

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Lot 231

M.F. Husain (1915-2011), Muhammad and Allah, circa 1972, charcoal and pastel on paper,...

Price Realised: £5,980

Estimate: £1,000 - £1,500

Price realised is hammer price plus fees (30% Buyers Premium inclusive of VAT).

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Lot 231

Description

M.F. Husain (1915-2011), Muhammad and Allah, circa 1972, charcoal and pastel on paper, signed lower right, framed, 35 x 23.5cm.

 

Painted not long after the artist travelled to Mecca

 

Provenance: Purchased 1972 from Kunika- Chemould Art Centre, Delhi by Douglas and Valerie Coombs, thence by descent. The Coombs lived in Mumbai (Bombay) from 1967 to 1973 where Douglas was a British Council representative.

 

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The buyer shall pay the hammer price together with a premium thereon of 26% up to £20,000 (31.2% inclusive of VAT), 25% from £20,001 - £500,000 (30% inclusive of VAT), 20% from £500,001 thereafter (24% inclusive of VAT). The premium price is subject to VAT at the standard rate.

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(ARR) - ARTIST'S RESALE RIGHT

Qualifying living artists and the descendants of artists deceased within the last 70 years are entitled to receive a re-sale royalty each time their work is bought through an auction house or art market professional.

It applies to lots with hammer value over €1,000 as follows:
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ARR is capped at €12,500

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