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    Sale 1241

    Dubai: Modern and Contemporary Art Now and Ten

    16 March 2016, Dubai

  • Lot 16

    Dia Al-Azzawi (Iraqi, b. 1939)

    Ashikan (Lovers)

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Dia Al-Azzawi (Iraqi, b. 1939)
    Ashikan (Lovers)
    signed and dated in Arabic (lower right); signed, titled and dated in Arabic, signed, dated and inscribed 'Dhia Al-Azzawi 69 IRAK' (on the reverse)
    oil on canvas
    45¼ x 39 3/8in. (115 x 100cm.)
    Painted in 1969


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    Provenance

    Private Collection, Kuwait.
    Acquired from the above by the present owner in 2015.


    Exhibited

    Kuwait City, Gallery Sultan, Exhibition, circa late 1960s.