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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 35 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 6,00,000
$8,451

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)


ARTWORK DETAILS

F N Souza

a) Untitled
Signed and dated 'Souza 1975' (lower right)
1975
Pen on paper
16.5 x 11.75 in (42 x 29.7 cm)

b) Untitled
Signed and dated '1973' (upper right)
1973
Pen on tracing paper
17 x 14 in (43 x 35.5 cm)

c) Untitled
Signed and dated 'Souza 97' (upper left)
1997
Pen on paper
11 x 8.5 in (27.9 x 21.6 cm)

d) Untitled
Signed and dated 'Souza 1976' (upper right)
1976
Pen on paper
16.5 x 11.75 in (42 x 29.7 cm)

e) Untitled
Dated '1974' (upper right)
1974
Pen on tracing paper
17 x 14 in (43 x 35.5 cm)

f) Untitled
Signed and dated 'Souza 1973' (upper right)
1973
Pen on paper
11.5 x 17.5 in (29.3 x 44.5 cm)

(Set of six)

Category: Painting


 









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