"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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THE TIES THAT BIND: SOUTH ASIAN MODERN AND CONTEMPORARY ART
30 NOVEMBER-01 DECEMBER 2016
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F N Souza
Signed and dated 'Souza 1952' (lower left)
on paper pasted on tracing paper
10.75 x 8.25 in (27 x 21.2 cm)
Private Collection, North India
Height of Figure: 6'