Untitled (Village Girls)
Artwork: Untitled (Village Girls)
Size: 51 x 41 cm
Medium: Oil on canvas
Creation year: 1977
Marks: Later signed and dated 'Husain 65' lower right
Category: Paintings
Provenance: Sotheby's London, 8 October 1996, lot 68
Exhibition history: Darmstadt, Kunsthalle Darmstadt, Indische Kunst heute, July-August 1982

Date: 2014-10-07
Lot Number: 26
Notes: This painting is in good condition overall; There is very minor wear and loss around the extreme edges of the work due to frame rubbing; There is slight rubbing in the area near the head of the woman in the grey sari, and a few minor pin hole sized specks of loss particularly in the lower section of the painting; There are fibres embedded in the paint from the artist's brush which are inherent and were present at the time of the painting's creation