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    Sale 7477

    International Modern and Contemporary Art

    31 October 2007, Jumeirah Emirates Towers Hotel

  • Lot 135

    MASSOUD ARABSHAHI (IRANIAN, B. 1935)

    Untitled

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    MASSOUD ARABSHAHI (IRANIAN, B. 1935)
    Untitled
    signed and dated in Farsi (lower left); signed again 'Massoud Arabshahi ' and signed and dated in Farsi (on the reverse)
    acrylic, oil and pen on canvas
    49¾ x 47¾in. (126.5 x 121cm.)
    Painted in 1975


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    Various motifs employed by Arabshahi are mainly abstract, though ancient figurative ones occasionally appear in his designs. The present lot is a rare and beautiful example.