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F N Souza
(1924 - 2002)

The Priest



The Roman Catholic Church, the religion of Souza’s birthplace, is repeatedly cited as a predominate influence on his life and works

Although Souza became increasingly adverse to the ideals of Catholicism, his art was consumed by depicting what he felt was the subversive influence of the religion. Sometimes the impact of Catholicism in his paintings is subtle, a sacred vessel in a still life, a series of martyr’s thorns protruding from a...



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  Lot 85 of 150  

AUCTION MAY 2006
10-11 MAY 2006

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$357,500
Rs 1,53,72,500

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ARTWORK DETAILS

F N Souza
The Priest

Signed and dated in English (upper right)
1955
Oil on board
48 x 24 in (121.9 x 61 cm)

Category: Painting
Style: Figurative


 









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