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    Sale 7477

    International Modern and Contemporary Art

    31 October 2007, Jumeirah Emirates Towers Hotel

  • Lot 49

    SHAKIR HASSAN AL-SAID (IRAQI, 1925-2004)

    Two Figures

    Price Realised  

    SHAKIR HASSAN AL-SAID (IRAQI, 1925-2004)
    Two Figures
    oil on canvas
    27¼ x 22¾in. (69.5 x 58cm.)
    Painted circa 1970


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    On the reverse is a label in English giving details of how this painting was given to Taha Al-Azzawa and then bought by David Savage in Rashid Street, Baghdad in 1971 and later brought back to England.

    Provenance

    David Savage Collection, England.
    Gift from the above to the present owner.