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Souza moved to New York in 1967, leaving behind his successful career in London for a new adventure. Alone in a foreign country, he had to begin from nothing. Ever determined and innovative, it was during this period of seeking more affordable materials and pushing the boundaries of his practice that Souza began to experiment with using chemical solvents on magazine paper. Perhaps influenced by the graffiti and street art subcultures in New...



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  Lot 10 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 6,60,000
$9,296

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)


ARTWORK DETAILS

F N Souza

a) Untitled
Signed and dated 'Souza 69' (upper left)
1969
Chemical alteration and charcoal on magazine paper pasted on paper
13.5 x 10.25 in (34.5 x 26.3 cm)

b) Untitled
Signed and dated 'Souza 1968' (lower left)
1968
Acrylic, marker and collage on paper
16.75 x 14 in (42.6 x 35.5 cm)

c) Untitled
Signed and dated 'Souza 69' (upper left)
1969
Chemical alteration and marker on magazine paper pasted on paper
11 x 8.25 in (28 x 20.8 cm)

d) Untitled
Signed and dated 'Souza 1969' (lower left)
1969
Chemical alteration and charcoal on magazine paper pasted on paper
13.5 x 10.25 in (34.5 x 26.2 cm)

(Set of four)

Category: Painting


 









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