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F N Souza
(1924 - 2002)

Untitled (Priest)



The Roman Catholic Church, which dominated religious life in Goa, Souza???s birthplace, played a significant role in the artist???s life and work. The many churches of the former Portuguese colony, with their distinct architecture and impressive rituals, left a lasting impression on him: Souza was fascinated by the splendour of the services, their pomp and ceremony, their elaborate symbolism, and the grandeur of the priest???s robes and...



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  Lot 6 of 85  

F N SOUZA: A LIFE IN LINE | MUMBAI, LIVE
10 DECEMBER 2015

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Winning Bid
Rs 14,40,000
$21,818

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)


ARTWORK DETAILS

F N Souza
Untitled (Priest)

Signed and dated 'Souza 1954' (upper right)
Pencil on paper
10 x 7.75 in (25.4 x 19.6 cm)

PROVENANCE:
Originally acquired from Gallery One, London

Category: Drawing
Style: Figurative


 









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