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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 84 of 101  

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

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Winning Bid
Rs 4,56,000
$7,125

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)


ARTWORK DETAILS

F N Souza
Untitled
a) Recto and Verso: Signed and dated in English (lower right)
b) Signed and dated in English (lower right)
c) Recto: Signed and dated in English (upper right)
Verso: Signed and dated in English (upper left)
a) 1941 b) 1940 c) 1941
a) Recto and Verso: Pencil on paper
b) Ink and pencil on gloss laminated paper
c) Recto: Ink on paper
Verso: Pencil on paper
a) 8 x 6 in (20.3 x 15.2 cm)
b) c) Recto 8 x 6.5 in (20.3 x 16.5 cms)
c) Verso 6.5 x 8 in (16.5 x 20.3 cms)

a) Recto: Untitled (Three Figure Studies)
Verso: Untitled (Standing Nude and Skeleton)
b) Untitled (Bird Study)
c) Recto: Untitled (Male Figure Studies)
Verso: Untitled (Figure Reclining on Sofa)

a) c) Double sided works

(Set of three)

Category: Drawing
Style: Figurative


 









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