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    Sale 1242

    Modern & Contemporary Art

    16 March 2016, Dubai

  • Lot 102

    Elias Zayat (Syrian, b. 1935)

    Awdat Al Shahid (Return of the Martyr)

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Elias Zayat (Syrian, b. 1935)
    Awdat Al Shahid (Return of the Martyr)
    signed and dated in Arabic (lower centre left); signed and titled in Arabic (on the reverse)
    oil on canvas
    53 1/8 x 53 1/8in. (135 x 135cm.)
    Painted in 1968


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    Provenance

    Kamel Gallery, Damascus.
    Acquired from the above by the present owner.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE COLLECTION, BEIRUT