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    Sale 7477

    International Modern and Contemporary Art

    31 October 2007, Jumeirah Emirates Towers Hotel

  • Lot 47

    FAEQ HASSAN (IRAQI, B. 1914)

    Women in a Market

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    FAEQ HASSAN (IRAQI, B. 1914)
    Women in a Market
    signed and dated in Arabic (lower right); inscribed in Arabic (on the reverse)
    oil on canvas
    13¾ x 22in. (35 x 56cm.)
    Painted in 1961

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    Faeq Hassan's work went through a number of phases from impressionism to cubism, thence to abstract and then to expressionism, and finally to a form of realism. This example of work is quite a rare sample of his earlier work.


    Private collection of a Christian family that migrated from Iraq

    Saleroom Notice

    Please note this lot may not be subjected to the 5 Importation Duty if purchased by a UAE resident.