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    Sale 7674

    International Modern and Contemporary Art

    30 October 2008, Jumeirah Emirates Towers Hotel

  • Lot 122

    Abidin Dino (Turkish, 1913-1993)

    Doights (N.16) Les Trois

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Abidin Dino (Turkish, 1913-1993)
    Doights (N.16) Les Trois
    signed 'Abdin' (lower left)
    oil on canvas
    31½ x 21in.(80 x 53.5cm.)
    Painted in 1989


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    This work is inspired by The Turkish Bath by Jean Auguste Dominique Ingres, the famous portrayal of nude odalisques entwined about one another.

    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM AN ISTANBUL PRIVATE COLLECTION


    Exhibited

    Paris, Galerie Vielle du Temple