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F N Souza
(1924 - 2002)

A Set of Three



"But for art, man would die of boredom!"

Francis Newton Souza was born in 1924 in Saligao, Goa. After losing his father at a very young age and being afflicted by a serious bout of small pox, he vowed to go about life his own way. Souza was expelled for participating in the Quit India Movement while studying at the Sir J J School of Art in Mumbai. In 1947, he founded the Progressive Artists' Group along with S H Raza, M F...



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  Lot 28 of 85  

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

Estimate



Winning Bid
Rs 6,00,000
$9,091

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)


ARTWORK DETAILS

F N Souza
A Set of Three

a)
Signed and dated 'Souza 1952' (upper right)
Pen and ink on paper pasted on board
12.25 x 8.25 in (31.1 x 20.9 cm)

b)
Signed and dated 'Souza 1955' (upper right)
Ink on paper
8 x 12.75 in (20.3 x 32.3 cm)
PROVENANCE:
Formerly from the Family of F N Souza
c)
Signed and dated 'Souza 56' (upper right)
Pen on paper
9.75 x 7.75 in (24.7 x 19.6 cm)

Category: Drawing
Style: Figurative


 









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