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    Sale 7665

    International Modern and Contemporary Art

    30 April 2008, Jumeirah Emirates Towers Hotel

  • Lot 113

    Chafic Abboud (Lebanese, 1926-2004)

    Maraya li zaman al-inhiyar

    Price Realised  

    Chafic Abboud (Lebanese, 1926-2004)
    Maraya li zaman al-inhiyar
    Poems by Adonis, lithographs by Chafic Abboud, original cover with lithograph, cover and each double page signed and numbered by the artist in Arabic
    ink and lithograph on paper
    ten double pages, each 12 5/8 x 19 5/8in. (32 x 50cm.)
    Executed in 1978, this work is number fifteen out of an edition of fifteen


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    Literature

    Claude Lemand (ed.), Shafic Abboud , Paris, 2006 (illustrated, pp. 308-309)
    Venetia Porter et al., Word into Art , Dubai 2008 (another copy from the edition illustrated, p.55)


    Exhibited

    Paris, Institut du Monde Arabe, Adonis: Un poete dans le monde d'aujourd'hui 1950-2000 , 2000
    Paris, Galerie Claude Lemand, Shafic Abboud : Un parcours , 2003