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    Sale 1242

    Modern & Contemporary Art

    16 March 2016, Dubai

  • Lot 117

    Salah Taher (Egyptian, 1911-2006)

    Metaphysic

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Salah Taher (Egyptian, 1911-2006)
    Metaphysic
    signed in Arabic, signed and dated 'S. Taher 77' (lower right)
    oil on canvas
    39 3/8 x 27 ½in. (100 x 70cm.)
    Painted in 1977


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    Provenance

    Collection of Yasser Seif, President of the Société des Amis de Salah Taher, Egypt.
    Acquired from the above by the present owner.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE COLLECTION


    Literature

    Bibliotheca Alexandrina, Salah Taher, Alexandria 2001 (illustrated in colour, p. 45).