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    Sale 7477

    International Modern and Contemporary Art

    31 October 2007, Jumeirah Emirates Towers Hotel

  • Lot 35

    NJA MAHDAOUI (TUNISIAN, B. 1937)

    Calligrams

    Price Realised  

    NJA MAHDAOUI (TUNISIAN, B. 1937)
    Calligrams
    signed in Arabic (lower right of left panel); signed in Arabic (lower centre of middle panel); signed in Arabic (lower centre of right panel)
    India ink, paint and gold paint on papyrus, triptych
    each: 47½ x 9½in. (122.5 x 24.3cm.)
    overall: 47½ x 28¾in. (122.5 x 72.9cm.)
    Painted in 2004-2005


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