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F N Souza
Untitled (Portrait of a Man)


"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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27-28 MARCH 2019

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ARTWORK DETAILS

F N Souza
Untitled (Portrait of a Man)
Signed and dated `Souza 56` (centre left)
1956
Monotype on paper pasted on mountboard
29.25 x 21.25 in (74 x 53.7 cm)

PROVENANCE
Property from the Estate of Francis Newton Souza
Christie's, London, 9 June 2010, lot 133
Private Collection, New Delhi

Category: Print Making
Style: Figurative


 









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