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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 36 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 4,20,000
$5,915

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)


ARTWORK DETAILS

F N Souza

a) Untitled
Signed and dated 'Souza 62' (centre right)
1962
Pen on paper
17.25 x 11 in (43.8 x 28 cm)

b) Untitled
Signed and dated 'Souza 1968' (upper left)
1968
Pen on paper
8.25 x 11 in (21.1 x 27.8 cm)

c) Untitled
Signed and dated 'Souza 1966' (upper left)
1966
Pen on paper
10 x 8 in (25.4 x 20.3 cm)

d) Untitled
Signed and dated 'Souza 63' (centre left)
1963
Pen on paper
10.25 x 8.5 in (26.3 x 21.8 cm)

e) Untitled
Signed and dated 'Souza 1968/ Oct 20th.' (upper left)
1968
Pen on paper
11 x 8.25 in (27.8 x 21.1 cm)

f) Untitled
Pen on tracing paper
13 x 11.75 in (32.9 x 30 cm)

(Set of six)

Category: Painting


 









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