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F N Souza
(1924 - 2002)

Untitled



Representing the human figure in distorted, and often idealistic, form has been a recurring practice in F N Souza’s career. From the 1940s, the artist has used portraiture, particularly the rendition of heads, as a means to examine and understand human nature. By stripping the subject of recognisable features and appearances, he developed a unique artistic exercise that instead revealed the subject’s character, personality, and even obsessions...



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  Lot 85 of 160  

SPRING ONLINE AUCTION: MODERN AND CONTEMPORARY SOUTH ASIAN ART AND ANTIQUITIES
6-7 APRIL 2022

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Winning Bid
Rs 36,45,000
$48,600

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)


ARTWORK DETAILS

F N Souza
Untitled

Signed and dated 'Souza 96' (upper right)
1996
Acrylic on canvas
22.5 x 18.5 in (57 x 47 cm)

PROVENANCE
Private Collection, Mumbai

Category: Painting
Style: Figurative


 









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