Palm Beach Modern Auctions
Live Auction

Modern + Contemporary Art & Design

Sat, May 20, 2023 12:00PM EDT
Lot 735

F.N. Souza Abstract Painting, 41"W

Estimate: $20,000 - $40,000

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Artist/Designer; Manufacturer: Francis Newton Souza (1924-2002)
Marking(s); notes: signed; 1971
Country of origin; materials: Indian; acrylic on canvas
Dimensions (H, W, D): 18"h, 41.5"w art; 21"h, 44.5"w canvas (work is not framed)
Additional Information: Lot is accompanied by the Certificate of Authenticity issued by Francis Patrick Souza, issued 2.7.2018. Provenance: Consignor, a Mumbai, India dealer, states the work is from the collection of Hosi Daruwala, a Parsi art collector.

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good, craquelure and some age discoloration, creasing/craquelure at edges of painting (margins with discoloration and staple holes from prior framing)