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F N Souza
Mr. Sabastian


“Renaissance painters painted men and women making them look like angels…I paint for angels, to show them what men and women really look like” (as quoted in Edwin Mullins, Souza, Anthony Blond Ltd., London, 1962, p. 82).

Throughout his career, Souza remained compelled to draw and paint the human figure, in an effort to document both the beauty and depravity of his race. These portraits thus took on the mantle of sharp social...



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  Lot 88 of 100  

WINTER AUCTION 2009
9-10 DECEMBER 2009

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Winning Bid
$173,650
Rs 79,87,900

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ARTWORK DETAILS

F N Souza
Mr. Sabastian
Signed and dated in English (upper left and verso)
1956
Oil on board
42 x 32 in (106.7 x 81.3 cm)

PROVENANCE:
Formerly in the Collection of Harold Kovner, New York

Category: Painting
Style: Figurative


 









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