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F N Souza
(1924 - 2002)

A Set of Two



Souza revisited the theme of lovers many times during his life. His depictions often lack the typical representations of love, tenderness or affection. His lovers seem, rather, to be in competition with each other to assert their individual power. Often, Souza would paint a nude woman in an embrace with a fully-clothed man, either wearing a suit or a cassock-like priestly garment. Elsewhere, this could be said to assert male dominance over...



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  Lot 32 of 85  

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

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Winning Bid
Rs 3,84,000
$5,818

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)


ARTWORK DETAILS

F N Souza
A Set of Two

a)
Dated '1965' (centre left)
Ink on paper
21.75 x 16.75 in (55.2 x 42.5 cm)

b)
Signed and dated 'Souza 84' (upper left)
Marker on paper
10.75 x 8.5 in (27.3 x 21.6 cm)

Category: Drawing
Style: Figurative


 









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