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F N Souza
Untitled (Drawing based on the oil 'Spain')


"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 28 of 77  

MODERN EVENING SALE | MUMBAI, LIVE
15 FEBRUARY 2014

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Winning Bid
Rs 6,60,000
$10,820

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)


ARTWORK DETAILS

F N Souza
Untitled (Drawing based on the oil 'Spain')
Signed and dated in English (upper left)
1959
Pencil on paper pasted on paper
10.5 x 8 in (26.7 x 20.3 cm)

PROVENANCE:
Formerly in the Collection of Barbara Zinkat, USA
Private Collection, India

Category: Drawing
Style: Figurative


 









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