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F N Souza
(1924 - 2002)

Untitled



"It is in depicting heads that Souza introduced his most inventive features that bring to the fore his whole painterly arsenal. His use of colour is conventional with thick, rigid strokes of paint squeezed straight from the tube on to the canvas. Th eir burnished quality is reminiscent of the old masters, its expressive content not fully exploited and not in cohesion with the radical quality of the subject." (Yashodhara Dalmia, "A Passion for...



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  Lot 71 of 78  

EVENING SALE | MUMBAI, LIVE
16 FEBRUARY 2017

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Rs 33,60,000
$50,909

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)


ARTWORK DETAILS

F N Souza
Untitled

Signed and dated 'Souza 75' (upper left); bearing Vadehra Art Gallery label on the hardboard (on the reverse)
1975
Oil on board
23.5 x 15.75 in (60 x 39.7 cm)

PUBLISHED:
Vinod Bhardwaj ed., Francis Newton Souza: Dhoomimal Gallery Collection, New Delhi: Dhoomimal Gallery, 2009, p. 194 (illustrated)

Category: Painting
Style: Figurative


 









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