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F N Souza
Untitled (Head)


"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 35 of 120  

SUMMER ONLINE AUCTION
12-13 JUNE 2019

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Winning Bid
$4,620
Rs 3,18,780

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)


ARTWORK DETAILS

F N Souza
Untitled (Head)
Signed and dated 'Souza 59' (upper right)
1959
Ink on magazine paper
9.5 x 6.25 in (24 x 15.6 cm)

PROVENANCE
Acquired directly from the artist, 1994
Christie's, 11 December 2014, lot 20 (a)

Category: Painting
Style: Figurative


 









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