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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 29 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 4,80,000
$6,761

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)


ARTWORK DETAILS

F N Souza

a) Untitled
Signed and dated 'Souza 62' (upper right)
1962
Pen on tracing paper
8.25 x 7.25 in (20.8 x 18.4 cm)

b) Untitled
Signed and dated 'Souza 1968' (upper right)
1968
Pen on tracing paper
18.75 x 11.75 in (47.8 x 30.1 cm)

c) Untitled
Signed and dated 'Souza 62' (upper right)
1962
Pen on tracing paper
4.75 x 8.25 in (11.8 x 21.2 cm)

d) Untitled
Signed and dated 'Souza 1975' (upper left)
1975
Pen on paper
16.5 x 11.5 in (42 x 29.5 cm)

e) Untitled
Signed and dated 'Souza 63' (centre right)
1963
Pen on tracing paper
15 x 10.25 in (37.8 x 26.2 cm)

f) Untitled
Signed and dated 'Souza 64' (upper right)
1964
Pen on paper
8.75 x 6.25 in (22.2 x 15.9 cm)

(Set of six)

Category: Painting


 









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