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    Sale 7674

    International Modern and Contemporary Art

    30 October 2008, Jumeirah Emirates Towers Hotel

  • Lot 13

    Aref El-Rayess (Lebanese, 1928-2005)

    H. T. M. (Human, Time and Machine)

    Price Realised  

    Aref El-Rayess (Lebanese, 1928-2005)
    H. T. M. (Human, Time and Machine)
    signed and dated 'RAYESS 65' (lower right); signed, titled and dated '1966.H.T.M.A.RAYESS' and signed, titled and dated in Arabic (on the stretcher)
    oil on canvas
    59 x 59 1/8in. (149.8 x 150cm.)
    Painted in 1965-1966


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    Saleroom Notice

    This lot was sourced in the UAE and if bought by a UAE resident is duty exempt.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE COLLECTOR IN THE UAE