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F N Souza
Head of a Man


“Souza is a painter with a powerful and strange personal vision. His paintings are neither primitive nor ‘cultured’. They either move you by their stark interpretation of the visual world, or they repel you…He is an image-maker and not an aesthete or a theorist. These are earth paintings, and their impact lies in the artist’s power to distort and strengthen the eye’s image of this world, and to produce an effect almost shocking in its...



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  Lot 48 of 90  

SUMMER AUCTION 2010
16-17 JUNE 2010

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Winning Bid
$261,625
Rs 1,17,73,125

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ARTWORK DETAILS

F N Souza
Head of a Man
Signed and dated in English (upper left and verso)
1955
Oil on board
47 x 23.5 in (119.4 x 59.7 cm)

EXHIBITED AND PUBLISHED:
F.N. Souza, Saffronart and Grosvenor Gallery, New York, 2008

PUBLISHED:
Francis Newton Souza: Bridging Western and Indian Modern Art, Aziz Kurtha, Mapin Publishing, Ahmedabad, 2006

Category: Painting
Style: Figurative


 









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