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    Sale 7477

    International Modern and Contemporary Art

    31 October 2007, Jumeirah Emirates Towers Hotel

  • Lot 143

    LALLA ESSAYDI (MOROCCAN, B. 1956)

    Converging Territories #14

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    LALLA ESSAYDI (MOROCCAN, B. 1956)
    Converging Territories #14
    Signed, dated, titled, and numbered out of 15 (on a paper label affixed to the reverse)
    Chromogenic print mounted on aluminium
    30 x 40in. (76 x 107cm.)
    Executed in 2003, this work is from an edition of fifteen


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    Pre-Lot Text

    The painter, videographer and photographer Lalla Essaydi has emerged as one of the most significant contemporary Arab women artists. Raised in Morocco, she married into the Saudi royal family and obtained her MFA from Boston's Museum of Fine Arts. Now divorced, she divides her time between New York City and Morocco.