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"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 7 of 55  

DAY SALE: WORKS FROM THE ESTATE OF FRANCIS NEWTON SOUZA | NEW DELHI, LIVE
12 SEPTEMBER 2019

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Winning Bid
Rs 4,56,000
$6,423

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)


ARTWORK DETAILS

F N Souza

a) Untitled
Signed and dated 'Souza 1942' (front lower right and on the reverse)
1942
Pencil on laminated paper
7.75 x 6.25 in (20 x 16.1 cm)
This is a double sided work

b) Untitled
Signed and dated 'Souza/ 1941' (front lower right and on the reverse)
1941
Pencil and pen on laminated paper
8 x 6.25 in (20.4 x 16.1 cm)
This is a double sided work

c) Untitled
Signed and dated 'Souza 1942' (front upper right and on the reverse)
1942
Pen and pencil on laminated paper
8 x 6.25 in (20.1 x 16.1 cm)
This is a double sided work

d) Untitled
Signed and dated 'Souza/ 1941' (front upper right and on the reverse)
1941
Pencil on laminated paper
8 x 6.25 in (20.1 x 16.1 cm)
This is a double sided work

e) Untitled
Signed and dated 'Souza/ 1942' (front lower right and on the reverse)
1942
Pen and pencil on laminated paper
6.25 x 8 in (16.1 x 20.5 cm)
This is a double sided work

(Set of five)

Category: Painting


 









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