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F N Souza
(1924 - 2002)

Untitled



"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 46 of 84  

WORKS ON PAPER
8-9 APRIL 2020

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Winning Bid
$3,122
Rs 2,31,000

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)


ARTWORK DETAILS

F N Souza
Untitled

Signed and dated 'Souza/ 1942' (upper left and on the reverse)
1942
Pen on paper
7.25 x 5.75 in (18.7 x 14.6 cm)

This is a double-sided work

PROVENANCE
Delhi Art Gallery, New Delhi
Property from a Distinguished Parsi Collection, Mumbai

Category: Painting
Style: Figurative


 









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