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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 18 of 101  

F.N.SOUZA | MUMBAI, LIVE
11 SEPTEMBER 2013

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Winning Bid
Rs 5,76,000
$9,000

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)


ARTWORK DETAILS

F N Souza
Untitled
a) Signed and dated in English (lower left)
b) Signed and dated in English (upper left)
a) 1953 b) 1961
Ink on paper
a) 10 x 8 in (25.4 x 20.3 cm)
b) 8.5 x 5 in (21.6 x 12.7 cm)

a) Untitled (Still Life with Branch)
b) Untitled (Man in Tunic)

(Set of two)

PUBLISHED:
a) Words & Lines, F.N. Souza, Villiers Publications Ltd., London, 1959

Category: Drawing
Style: Figurative


 









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