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F N Souza
(1924 - 2002)

A Set of Three



Sex is a potent theme that recurs throughout Souza???s oeuvre, closely linked with the artist???s preoccupation with religion, particularly the Roman Catholicism strictly adhered to by his family. Souza created a multitude of works portraying men, women and animals enjoying the pleasures of the flesh. Sex and religion are powerful conflicting forces in the art of Souza, who was confused as a youth in Goa, by the juxtaposition of the...



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  Lot 27 of 85  

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

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Winning Bid
Rs 7,20,000
$10,909

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)


ARTWORK DETAILS

F N Souza
A Set of Three

a)
Signed and dated 'Souza 1962' (lower centre)
Ink and graphite on paper pasted on board
12.75 x 8 in (32.3 x 20.3 cm)

b)
Signed and dated 'Souza 62' (lower right)
Pen and ink on tracing paper
8.25 x 8.5 in (20.9 x 21.5 cm)

c)
Signed and dated 'Souza 1968' (upper right)
Pen and ink on tracing paper
11.75 x 18.75 in (29.8 x 47.6 cm)

Category: Drawing
Style: Figurative


 









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