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F N Souza
Head


1956, the year in which the present lot was executed, was a seminal one for Souza, following his successful artistic and literary debut in London the previous year. His first solo show at Gallery One won him critical acclaim, as did his first publication, the semi-autobiographical essay, "Nirvana of a Maggot". Riding the crest of this wave of critical and commercial successes, Souza's paintings and drawings of the mid and late 1950s comprise...



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  Lot 24 of 65  

SUMMER ART AUCTION
15-16 JUNE 2011

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$117,875
Rs 51,27,563

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ARTWORK DETAILS

F N Souza
Head
Signed and dated in English (upper left and verso)
1956
Oil on board
30 x 24 in (76.2 x 61 cm)

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

Category: Painting
Style: Figurative


 









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