Modern and Contemporary Middle Eastern Art

Bonhams London
London, New Bond Street

Datum der Auktion: 23.10.2019

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Bibi Zogbe

Bibi Zogbe (Lebanon, 1890-1973) Achiras oil on canvas signed "BIBI ZOGBE" (lower right), further inscribed "Achiras por Bibi Zogbe" on the verso, executed circa 1960 73 x 60cm (28 3/4 x 23 5/8in). Fußnoten Provenance: Property from a private collection, Beirut

Los #: 1*

Schätzpreis: 6.000 £ - 10.000 £

Datum: 23.10.2019

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Naseer Chaura

Naseer Chaura (Syria, 1920-1992) Untitled oil on canvas signed "N.CHAURA" in Arabic and English (lower right) and dated "1978", executed in 1978 96 x 57cm (37 13/16 x 22 7/16in). Fußnoten Provenance: Property from a private collection, Beirut Acquired directly from the Artist's wife

Los #: 2*

Schätzpreis: 7.000 £ - 10.000 £

Datum: 23.10.2019

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Samia Halaby

Samia Halaby (Palestine, born 1936) Wind in the Sun on Earth in Early Winter (No.377) oil on canvas, framed signed "S A HALABY" (lower right), further signed and dated on the verso, executed in 1982 106 x 122cm (41 3/4 x 48 1/16in). Fußnoten Provenance: Property from a private collection, Sweden

Los #: 3

Schätzpreis: 20.000 £ - 30.000 £

Datum: 23.10.2019

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Helen Khal

Helen Khal (Lebanon, 1923-2009) Untitled oil on paper, framed signed "H.Khal" on the verso, executed in 1974 25 x 34cm (9 13/16 x 13 3/8in). Fußnoten Provenance: Property from a private collection, Beirut Acquired directly from the Artist by the present owner

Los #: 4*

Schätzpreis: 1.500 £ - 2.500 £

Datum: 23.10.2019

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Etel Adnan

Etel Adnan (Lebanon, born 1925) Sky Blue gouache and mixed media on paper, framed signed "Adnan" in Arabic (lower right) executed circa 1970's 21 x 26cm (8 1/4 x 10 1/4in). Fußnoten Provenance: Property from a private collection, Lebanon

Los #: 5*

Schätzpreis: 10.000 £ - 15.000 £

Datum: 23.10.2019

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Etel Adnan

Etel Adnan (Lebanon, born 1925) I Will Realize an Endless Vision In The Orbit of Your Eyes mixed media on fabriano paper, framed signed and dated "Etel Adnan, Beirut, 1973" (centre left beneath poetry) 70 x 50cm (27 9/16 x 19 11/16in). Fußnoten Provenance: Property from a private collection, Beirut

Los #: 6*

Schätzpreis: 15.000 £ - 20.000 £

Datum: 23.10.2019

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Fahr El-Nissa Zeid

Fahr El-Nissa Zeid (Turkey, 1900-1991) The Red City oil on canvas signed (lower right) and initialled on the verso, accompanied by copies of two handwritten notes from the artist dated 1957, executed circa 1957 162 x 132cm (63 3/4 x 51 15/16in). Fußnoten TWO MAJOR ABSTRACT PAINTINGS BY FAHRLENISSA

Los #: 8

Schätzpreis: 30.000 £ - 50.000 £

Datum: 23.10.2019

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Fahr El-Nissa Zeid

Fahr El-Nissa Zeid (Turkey, 1900-1991) Into the Void oil on canvas, framed signed in Arabic (centre right), further signed in English and Arabic (verso) and monogramed with the emblem of the Swiss Embassy in Jordan, executed circa late 1980's 100 x 70cm (39 3/8 x 27 9/16in). Fußnoten Provenance

Los #: 9*

Schätzpreis: 20.000 £ - 30.000 £

Datum: 23.10.2019

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Yvette Achkar

Yvette Achkar (Lebanon, born 1928) The Sands of Time (Behold! here come the Horses, Behold! Here pass the Sands of Time) oil on canvas, framed executed in 1995, titled on the verso, bearing the gallery stamp of Galerie Janine Rubeiz (verso), inventory No 1759 130 x 115cm (51 3/16 x 45 1/4in

Los #: 10*

Schätzpreis: 60.000 £ - 100.000 £

Datum: 23.10.2019

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Shafic Abboud

Shafic Abboud (Lebanon, 1926-2004) Le Tilleul (The Lime Tree) oil on canvas, framed signed, dated and titled in French "Le tilleul devient vraiment envahissant (The lime tree has become very invasive)" (bottom centre), further signed titled and dated, and inscribed "Salon des Realites Nouvelles

Los #: 11AR

Schätzpreis: 70.000 £ - 100.000 £

Datum: 23.10.2019

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Ahmed Ben Driss El Yacoubi

Ahmed Ben Driss El Yacoubi (Morocco, 1929-1985) Edge of the Forest oil on canvas, framed signed "Yaccoubi" lower right, executed in 1964 82 x 54cm (32 5/16 x 21 1/4in). Fußnoten Provenance: Property from a private collection, New York Acquired directly from the Artist by the present owner's father

Los #: 12*

Schätzpreis: 12.000 £ - 18.000 £

Datum: 23.10.2019

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Ahmed Ben Driss El Yacoubi

Ahmed Ben Driss El Yacoubi (Morocco, 1929-1985) Portrait in Smoke oil on canvas, framed signed "Yaccoubi" (lower left), executed in 1963 81 x 60cm (31 7/8 x 23 5/8in). Fußnoten Provenance: Property from a private collection, New York Acquired directly from the Artist by the present owner's father

Los #: 13*

Schätzpreis: 12.000 £ - 18.000 £

Datum: 23.10.2019

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Dia Azzawi

Dia Azzawi (Iraq, born 1939) Rajul Fi'l-Sahraa' (Man In Desert) oil on canvas, framed signed and dated (lower left and verso), executed in 1973 90 x 90cm (35 7/16 x 35 7/16in). Fußnoten A GROUP OF RARE AND IMPORTANT WORKS BY DIA AZZAWI FROM DISTINGUISHED PRIVATE COLLECTIONS; SPANNING PAINTING, WORKS

Los #: 14* AR

Schätzpreis: 40.000 £ - 60.000 £

Datum: 23.10.2019

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Dia Azzawi

Dia Azzawi (Iraq, born 1939) Human States mixed media on paper, framed signed and dated lower right, executed in 1975 50 x 40cm (19 11/16 x 15 3/4in). Fußnoten Provenance: Property from a private collection, Amman Acquired directly from the artist by the present owner Exhibited: Dia Azzawi, Halat

Los #: 15* AR

Schätzpreis: 5.000 £ - 8.000 £

Datum: 23.10.2019

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Dia Azzawi

Dia Azzawi (Iraq, born 1939) Drawings Consecrated to Love: Waddah al-Yaman I mixed media on paper, framed signed and dated 1976, signed dated and titled "A drawing dedicated to Love (Waddah al-Yaman)" (on the verso), executed in 1976 25 x 25cm (9 13/16 x 9 13/16in). Fußnoten Provenance: Property

Los #: 16* AR

Schätzpreis: 3.000 £ - 5.000 £

Datum: 23.10.2019

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Dia Azzawi

Dia Azzawi (Iraq, born 1939) Drawings Consecrated to Love: Hommage to Waddah al-Yaman II mixed media on paper, framed signed and dated (lower right), executed in 1976 26 x 22cm (10 1/4 x 8 11/16in). Fußnoten Provenance: Property from a private collection, Amman Acquired directly from the artist by

Los #: 17* AR

Schätzpreis: 3.000 £ - 5.000 £

Datum: 23.10.2019

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Dia Azzawi

Dia Azzawi (Iraq, born 1939) Hommage to Baghdad textile executed in 1983, signed "Azzawi" lower right, labelled "John French Fine Rugs and Wall-hangings" (verso), accompanied by a hand signed label from the Artist 150 x 300cm (59 1/16 x 118 1/8in). Fußnoten Provenance: Property from a private

Los #: 18AR

Schätzpreis: 10.000 £ - 15.000 £

Datum: 23.10.2019

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Dia Azzawi

Dia Azzawi (Iraq, born 1939) Arabic Letters bronze signed with the artists monogram, numbered II/IV and dated 2008 on the rear of the base 30 x 32cm (11 13/16 x 12 5/8in). Fußnoten Provenance: Property from a private collection, Paris

Los #: 19AR

Schätzpreis: 15.000 £ - 20.000 £

Datum: 23.10.2019

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Nasser Assar

Nasser Assar (Iran, 1928-2011) Abstract Composition oil on canvas, framed signed "N.ASSAR" and dated "63", executed 1963 100 x 81cm (39 3/8 x 31 7/8in). Fußnoten Provenance: Property from a private collection, UK Acquired from the Artist's brother-in-law, Nicholas Guppy, by the present owner in the

Los #: 20

Schätzpreis: 5.000 £ - 8.000 £

Datum: 23.10.2019

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Sohrab Sepehri

Sohrab Sepehri (Iran, 1928-1980) Trees oil on canvas, framed signed (lower right), affixed with the label of Bourges Gallery on the verso inscribed "Sohrab Sepehri, Tree Series" executed circa 1960's 100 x 100cm (39 3/8 x 39 3/8in). Fußnoten A HIGHLY IMPORTANT EARLY PAINTING FROM SOHRAB SEPEHRI'S

Los #: 22*

Schätzpreis: 75.000 £ - 100.000 £

Datum: 23.10.2019

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Manoucher Yektai

Manoucher Yektai (Iran, born 1922) Still Life In Frame oil on canvas, framed signed and dated 'Yektai 56' (lower right), executed in 1956 177 x 126cm (69 11/16 x 49 5/8in). Fußnoten A MONUMENTAL PAINTING OF A STILL LIFE BY MANOUCHER YEKTAI FORMERLY IN THE COLLECTION OF THE RENOWNED PHOTOGRAPHER

Los #: 23*

Schätzpreis: 80.000 £ - 120.000 £

Datum: 23.10.2019

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Marcos Grigorian

Marcos Grigorian (Iran, 1925-2007) Seated Woman oil on cardboard laid down on canvas, framed signed (top right) 100 x 75cm (39 3/8 x 29 1/2in). Fußnoten Provenance: Property from a student of the artist, London

Los #: 24

Schätzpreis: 7.000 £ - 10.000 £

Datum: 23.10.2019

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Marcos Grigorian

Marcos Grigorian (Iran, 1925-2007) Earthwork soil, resin and mixed media on canvas signed and dated on the verso, executed in 1980 72 x 72cm (28 3/8 x 28 3/8in). Fußnoten Provenance: Property from a private collection, Los Angeles Acquired directly from the artist by the present owner, New York

Los #: 25*

Schätzpreis: 15.000 £ - 20.000 £

Datum: 23.10.2019

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Massoud Arabshahi

Massoud Arabshahi (Iran, 1935-2019) Sacred Geometry mixed media on canvas, framed executed in 1982 150 x 130cm (59 1/16 x 51 3/16in). Fußnoten "Ten Powers, and nine spheres, eight heavens made He, And planets seven, of six sides, as we see, Five senses, and four elements, three souls, Two worlds

Los #: 26*

Schätzpreis: 20.000 £ - 30.000 £

Datum: 23.10.2019

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Charles Hossein Zenderoudi

Charles Hossein Zenderoudi (Iran, born 1937) TCHE+PANGOM oil, acrylic and pigment on canvas executed in 1973, signed titled and dated on verso 118 x 99cm (46 7/16 x 39in). Fußnoten Provenance: Property from a private collection, Paris Notes: This work is accompanied by a certificate of authenticity

Los #: 27

Schätzpreis: 60.000 £ - 80.000 £

Datum: 23.10.2019

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Mohammad Ehsai

Mohammad Ehsai (Iran, born 1939) Zekre Allah oil on canvas in four parts, framed each panel signed, executed circa early 2000's 200 x 200cm (78 3/4 x 78 3/4in).each panel: 100 x 100cm Fußnoten Provenance: Property from a private collection, Dubai

Los #: 28* TP

Schätzpreis: 50.000 £ - 80.000 £

Datum: 23.10.2019

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Monir Farmanfarmaian

Monir Farmanfarmaian (Iran, 1924-2019) Stars mirror, reverse glass painting and plaster on wood, framed signed "Monir.Sh-Farmanfarmaian Tehran" and dated "November 2005" in English and Farsi (on the reverse), executed in 2005 90 x 50cm (35 7/16 x 19 11/16in). Fußnoten "Awake! for Morning in the Bowl

Los #: 29

Schätzpreis: 40.000 £ - 60.000 £

Datum: 23.10.2019

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Leyly Matine-Daftary

Leyly Matine-Daftary (Iran, 1937-2007) Haft-Sin oil on canvas, framed signed and dated 94 bottom centre, executed in 1994 115 x 145cm (45 1/4 x 57 1/16in). Fußnoten "Abstraction was a goal and figuration the means of achieving that goal" - Leyly-Matine Daftary Provenance: Property from a private

Los #: 30*

Schätzpreis: 20.000 £ - 30.000 £

Datum: 23.10.2019

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Mehdi Vishkai

Mehdi Vishkai (Iran, 1920-2006) Portrait of Pari oil on canvas signed "Vishkayi" and dated in Farsi and English, executed in 1971 120 x 100cm (47 1/4 x 39 3/8in). Fußnoten Provenance: Property from a private collection, UK Acquired directly by the sitter in Tehran, 1971

Los #: 31

Schätzpreis: 14.000 £ - 18.000 £

Datum: 23.10.2019

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Louay Kayyali

Louay Kayyali (Syria, 1934-1978) A Boy with a tray of Apples oil on canvas executed in 1975 94 x 75cm (37 x 29 1/2in). Fußnoten Provenance: Property from a private collection, London Acquired directly by the above from Hadba Qabbani

Los #: 32

Schätzpreis: 30.000 £ - 50.000 £

Datum: 23.10.2019

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Louay Kayyali

Louay Kayyali (Syria, 1934-1978) The Launderette oil on chipboard signed and dated in Arabic and English (lower left), executed in 1974 95 x 75cm (37 3/8 x 29 1/2in). Fußnoten Provenance: Property from a private collection, Lebanon Acquired directly from the artist by the present owner Published

Los #: 33*

Schätzpreis: 30.000 £ - 50.000 £

Datum: 23.10.2019

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Huguette Caland

Huguette Caland (Lebanese, 1931-2019) Portrait of Ed Moses oil on canvas signed and dated 1989 (on the verso) 60 x 60cm (23 5/8 x 23 5/8in). Fußnoten "There's nothing that I've wished for that hasn't happened..and I think that's incredible" - Hugette Caland Provenance: Property from a private

Los #: 34

Schätzpreis: 20.000 £ - 30.000 £

Datum: 23.10.2019

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Adam Henein

Adam Henein (Egypt, born 1929) The Bird bronze signed "A.HENEIN" and numbered "7/8", number 7 from an edition of 8, executed in 1973-2009 60 x 35cm (23 5/8 x 13 3/4in). Fußnoten ADAM HENEIN : A LIFE OF CREATIVITY "I was steeped in Egyptian Pharaonic art, right from childhood. I lived with that art

Los #: 35*

Schätzpreis: 40.000 £ - 50.000 £

Datum: 23.10.2019

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Adam Henein

Adam Henein (Egypt, born 1929) Our Lady of the Nile natural pigments and gum arabic on papyrus, framed signed "Adam Henien" in Arabic (lower right) and inscribed "A.H" (lower left), executed circa 1980's 52 x 35cm (20 1/2 x 13 3/4in). Fußnoten Provenance: Property from a private collection, Cairo

Los #: 36*

Schätzpreis: 6.000 £ - 8.000 £

Datum: 23.10.2019

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Adam Henein

Adam Henein (Egypt, born 1929) Monument natural pigments and gum arabic on papyrus, framed signed "Adam Henien" and dated "1980" in Arabic (lower left), executed in 1980 40 x 32cm (15 3/4 x 12 5/8in). Fußnoten Provenance: Property from a private collection, Cairo Acquired directly from the Artist by

Los #: 37*

Schätzpreis: 5.000 £ - 7.000 £

Datum: 23.10.2019

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Adam Henein

Adam Henein (Egypt, born 1929) Abstract Melody natural pigments and gum arabic on papyrus, framed signed "Adam Henein" and dated "1982" in Arabic (lower left), executed in 1982 38 x 27.5cm (14 15/16 x 10 13/16in). Fußnoten Provenance: Property from a private collection, Cairo Acquired directly from

Los #: 38*

Schätzpreis: 5.000 £ - 7.000 £

Datum: 23.10.2019

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Gazbia Sirry

Gazbia Sirry (Egypt, born 1925) The Ship oil on paper, framed signed "Gazbia" in Arabic and English (lower left), executed circa 1970's 35 x 47cm (13 3/4 x 18 1/2in

Los #: 39*

Schätzpreis: 5.000 £ - 8.000 £

Datum: 23.10.2019

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Gazbia Sirry

Gazbia Sirry (Egyptian, born 1925) Mankind oil on panel, framed signed "Gazbia" and dated "97" (lower right), executed in 1997 55 x 48cm (21 5/8 x 18 7/8in). Fußnoten Provenance: Property from a private collection, Alexandria Gazbia Sirry was part of a group of female artists who came to prominence

Los #: 40*

Schätzpreis: 8.000 £ - 12.000 £

Datum: 23.10.2019

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Maher Raief

Maher Raief (Egypt 1926-1999) The Surrealist Coffeehouse oil on panel, framed signed "Raief" (lower right), executed circa 1970-1980 78 x 60cm (30 11/16 x 23 5/8in). Fußnoten AN IMPORTANT GROUP OF WORKS BY MAHER RAIEF FROM A DISTINGUISHED ALEXANDRIAN COLLECTION Provenance: Property from a private

Los #: 41*

Schätzpreis: 7.000 £ - 10.000 £

Datum: 23.10.2019

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Maher Raief

Maher Raief (Egypt 1926-1999) Sufi Symbols monoprints, framed signed "Rayef" (lower right), executed circa 1970-1980 each print: 60 x 37 cm Fußnoten Provenance: Property from a private collection, Alexandria Acquired directly from the Artist by the present owner

Los #: 42*

Schätzpreis: 5.000 £ - 8.000 £

Datum: 23.10.2019

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Maher Raief

Maher Raief (Egypt 1926-1999) Construction of the High Dam mixed media on paper, framed signed "Maher Raief" in Arabic (lower left), further inscribed "Ahmed, Maher Raief, Professor at the Faculty of Fine Arts, Alexandria" and titled "Construction of the High Dam" on the verso", executed circa

Los #: 43*

Schätzpreis: 7.000 £ - 10.000 £

Datum: 23.10.2019

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Ibrahim El Dessouki

Ibrahim El Dessouki (Egypt, born 1969 ) The Egyptian Violet oil and pigments on linen signed and dated 'Ibrahim El Dessouki 2012' (lower left) 185 x 85cm (72 13/16 x 33 7/16in). Fußnoten Provenance: Property from a private collection, Dubai Christie's, Modern and Contemporary Arab, Iranian and

Los #: 44* TP

Schätzpreis: 20.000 £ - 30.000 £

Datum: 23.10.2019

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Ayman Baalbaki

Ayman Baalbaki (Lebanon, born 1975) Untitled (Loss and Destruction) acrylic and mixed media on canvas, framed signed in Arabic and dated "2010" on the verso, executed in 2010 200 x 150cm (78 3/4 x 59 1/16in). Fußnoten Provenance: Property from a private collection, Dubai Christie's, Modern

Los #: 45* TP

Schätzpreis: 60.000 £ - 100.000 £

Datum: 23.10.2019

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Alfred Basbous

Alfred Basbous (Lebanon, 1924-2006) Maquette for a Monument to the Almighty plaster sculpture executed circa 1980's 40 x 30cm (15 3/4 x 11 13/16in). Fußnoten Provenance: Property from a private collection, Beirut Acquired directly from the Alfred Basbous Foundation "When the mystery of the oneness

Los #: 46*

Schätzpreis: 7.000 £ - 10.000 £

Datum: 23.10.2019

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Farid Belkahia

Farid Belkahia (Morocco, 1934-2014) Signs pigment on animal hide signed "F.Belkhahia" and dated "98" (lower right), executed in 1998 diameter: 70 cm Fußnoten Provenance: Property from a private collection, Paris One of the foremost modernist artists in Morocco, Farid Belkahia began his training at

Los #: 47

Schätzpreis: 20.000 £ - 25.000 £

Datum: 23.10.2019

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Ahmad Shibrain

Ahmad Shibrain (Sudan, 1931-2017) Tawhid / Oneness mixed media and ink on panel, framed signed "Shibrain" in Arabic (lower right), executed circa 1965 56 x 56cm (22 1/16 x 22 1/16in). Fußnoten Provenance: Property from a private collection, Beirut Acquired directly from Gallery One, Beirut, 1965

Los #: 48*

Schätzpreis: 10.000 £ - 15.000 £

Datum: 23.10.2019

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Omar El-Nagdi

Omar El-Nagdi (Egypt, 1931-2019) Baghdad Sous Les Bomardement oil on canvas signed "Omar El Nagdi" and dated "5.2.1991" (lower right), executed in 1991 280 x 190cm (110 1/4 x 74 13/16in). Fußnoten A WIDELY EXHIBITED MONUMENTAL COMPOSITION BY OMAR EL-NAGDI PAINTED AT THE OUTBREAK OF THE FIRST GULF

Los #: 49TP

Schätzpreis: 40.000 £ - 60.000 £

Datum: 23.10.2019

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Omar El-Nagdi

Omar El-Nagdi (Egypt, 1931-2019) Love oil on canvas, framed signed "Omar El Nagdi" and dated "94" (upper right), executed in 1994 150 x 150cm (59 1/16 x 59 1/16in). Fußnoten Provenance: Property from the private collection of H.E Ambassador Francine Henrich "Let us plot To make the moon jealous

Los #: 50

Schätzpreis: 15.000 £ - 25.000 £

Datum: 23.10.2019

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Munir Fahim

Munir Fahim (Egypt, 1935-1983) Nubian Portrait oil on canvas, framed signed "Munir Fahim" and dated "81" in Arabic and English, executed in 1981 60 x 50cm (23 5/8 x 19 11/16in). Fußnoten Provenance: Property from a private collection, Alexandria Acquired directly from the Artist by the present

Los #: 51*

Schätzpreis: 4.000 £ - 6.000 £

Datum: 23.10.2019

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Munir Fahim

Munir Fahim (Egypt, 1935-1983) Two Nubian Girls oil on canvas, framed signed "Munir Fahim" and dated "1970", executed in 1970 100 x 80cm (39 3/8 x 31 1/2in). Fußnoten Provenance: Property from a private collection, Alexandria Acquired directly from the Artist by the present owner

Los #: 52*

Schätzpreis: 8.000 £ - 12.000 £

Datum: 23.10.2019