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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 8 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 73' (upper left)
1973
Pen on paper
11 x 8.5 in (28 x 21.5 cm)

b) Untitled
Signed and dated 'Souza 59' (lower right)
1959
Pen on paper
8.25 x 4.75 in (21 x 12.1 cm)

c) Untitled
Dated '1966' (upper left)
1966
Pen on paper
10 x 8 in (25.2 x 20.1 cm)

d) Untitled
Signed and dated 'Souza 1969' (upper right)
1969
Pen on paper
11 x 8.5 in (28 x 21.6 cm)

e) Untitled
Signed and dated 'Souza 1969' (upper right)
1969
Pencil on paper
8.5 x 11 in (21.6 x 27.9 cm)

f) Untitled
Dated '1958' (upper right)
1958
Ink and watercolour on paper
8.75 x 13.5 in (22 x 34 cm)

(Set of six)

Category: Painting


 









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