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F N Souza
Untitled


"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 15 of 85  

MODERN INDIAN ART
5-6 DECEMBER 2018

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Winning Bid
$5,817
Rs 4,01,400

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)


ARTWORK DETAILS

F N Souza
Untitled
Signed and dated 'Souza 1952' (lower left)
1952
Ink on paper
10 x 7.75 in (25.7 x 19.8 cm)

PROVENANCE
Christie's, New York, 15 September 2010, lot 329 (a)
Property of a Distinguished Gentleman, Mumbai

Category: Painting


 









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