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F N Souza
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 67 of 84  

WORKS ON PAPER
8-9 APRIL 2020

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Winning Bid
$4,443
Rs 3,28,800

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)


ARTWORK DETAILS

F N Souza
Untitled
Signed and dated 'Souza 1945' (upper right and on the reverse)
1945
Graphite on paper
8 x 12.75 in (20.3 x 32.4 cm)

This is a double-sided work

PROVENANCE
Christie's, New York, 13 September 2011, lot 101 a)
Saffronart, Mumbai, 10 December 2015, lot 67

Category: Painting


 









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