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    Sale 7802

    International Modern and Contemporary Art

    29 April 2009, Jumeirah Emirates Towers Hotel

  • Lot 9

    Fateh Moudarres (Syrian, 1922-1999)

    Madonna with Dove

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Fateh Moudarres (Syrian, 1922-1999)
    Madonna with Dove
    signed 'Moudarres' and signed and dated in Arabic (lower right); signed and dated 'F.MOUDARRES 1970 Damaskus.Syrien' and in Arabic (on the reverse)
    oil and gold leaf on canvas
    39. x 19. in. (99.5 x 49.5cm.)
    painted in 1970


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    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF THE LATE AMBASSADOR RUDOLF AND MRS. MARIA FECHTER


    Exhibited

    Bonn, Kultur Forum, Art from Syria Today, 1977