21 May 2007
PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF JULIAN HARTNOLL
Francis Newton Souza (1924 - 2002)
signed and dated 'Souza 1954' (lower left)
oil and pencil on paper
13 5/8 x 20½in. (34.6 x 52cm.)
Executed in 1954
Seven Arts Gallery, London.
Acquired directly from the above by the present owner in 1992.
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According to Julian Hartnoll, this work is a depiction of an area in West Hampstead, London, in the winter, which was in close proximity to Souza's studio residence in nearby Belsize Park.
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