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F N Souza
(1924 - 2002)

A Set of Four



"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 55 of 85  

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

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Winning Bid
Rs 4,20,000
$6,364

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)


ARTWORK DETAILS

F N Souza
A Set of Four

a)
Signed and dated 'Souza 59' (upper left)
Pen, ink and gouache on paper pasted on board
12.75 x 8 in (32.3 x 20.3 cm)

b)
Signed and dated 'Souza 62' (upper centre)
Pen and ink on paper
16.75 x 10.75 in (42.5 x 27.3 cm)

c)
Signed and dated 'Souza 65' (upper left)
Print, pen and ink on paper
14.25 x 9.75 in (36.1 x 24.7 cm)

d)
Sketchpen on tracing paper
10.75 x 7 in (27.3 x 17.7 cm)

Category: Drawing
Style: Figurative


 









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