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F N Souza
(1924 - 2002)

Titian`s Grandfather



Throughout his career, Souza remained compelled to draw and paint the human figure, in an effort to document both the beauty and depravity he saw in his race. These portraits thus took on the mantle of sharp social commentary, frequently centered on the dual issues of sex and religion, pleasure and suffering, which absorbed the artist throughout his career. The immediacy of figurative art attracted Souza, who was torn between the beliefs he was...



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  Lot 53 of 110  

WINTER AUCTION 2007
5-6 DECEMBER 2007

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$591,500
Rs 2,24,77,000

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F N Souza
Titian`s Grandfather

Signed and dated in English (upper right and verso)
1955
Oil on board
48 x 41 in (121.9 x 104.1 cm)

Category: Painting
Style: Figurative


 









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