Souza drawing in ink of a pregnant female nude, probably the artists wife, on ‘Hylton Bank ‘ paper. This indicates that it was drawn whilst he lived in the USA. The paper is a high quality American commercial paper company founded in Bellmawr NJ in 1986. It has a opaque lightedly coated paper with a tendancy to crease and curl.
From the collection of the artists’ wife Maria Souza, née Figueiredo to her nephew who consigned it Bellmans Auctioneers from whence directly acquired.
Sheet size 390 x 250mm (15 x 9.75 inches)