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F N Souza
(1924 - 2002)

Manhattan



"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 41 of 77  

MODERN EVENING SALE | MUMBAI, LIVE
15 FEBRUARY 2014

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Winning Bid
Rs 45,60,000
$74,754

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)


ARTWORK DETAILS

F N Souza
Manhattan

Signed and dated in English (upper left and verso)
1973
Oil on canvas pasted on board
16 x 20 in (40.6 x 50.8 cm)

PROVENANCE:
Aicon (formerly Gallery ArtsIndia)
From a Private Collection, New Delhi

Category: Painting
Style: Abstract


 









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