Signed and dated 'Souza 74' (upper right)
Acquired directly from the artist
Vinod Bhardwaj, Francis Newton Souza: Dhoomimal Gallery Collection, Dhoomimal Gallery, New Delhi, p. 189 (illustrated)
Distorted heads or figures were some of F.N. Souza’s favored images. Here, the eyes are connected to the nose, which is shaped oddly and unnaturally. Furthermore, the mouth and ears were drawn haphazardly, implying that the facial features were mostly irrelevant.