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F N Souza
Emperor


The mid-1950s were a transformative period for F.N. Souza. Given a grant to work and study in Paris in 1952, the artist established several important connections with Western European gallerists and dealers. Although Paris wasn’t “the genuine Mecca for painters” that Souza imagined, it was there that he met Raymond Creuze and Iris Clert, who would significantly propel his artistic career over the next several years.

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  Lot 29 of 100  

WINTER AUCTION 2010
8-9 DECEMBER 2010

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Winning Bid
$230,000
Rs 98,90,000

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ARTWORK DETAILS

F N Souza
Emperor
Signed and dated in English (lower left and verso)
1957
Oil on board
47.5 x 23.5 in (120.6 x 59.7 cm)

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

PUBLISHED:
Souza, Edwin Mullins, Anthony Blond Ltd, London, 1962

Category: Painting
Style: Figurative


 









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