"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 13 of 138
THE TIES THAT BIND: SOUTH ASIAN MODERN AND CONTEMPORARY ART
30 NOVEMBER-02 DECEMBER 2016
$2,000 - 3,000
Rs 1,36,000 - 2,04,000
USD payment only.
F N Souza
Signed and dated 'Souza 94' (upper left)
10 x 7.75 in (25.5 x 20 cm)
Gifted by the artist to present owner
Private Collection, London
Height of Figure: 6'