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    Sale 1244

    Modern & Contemporary Art

    18 October 2016, Dubai

  • Lot 110

    Manal Al Dowayan (Saudi Arabian, b. 1973)

    (i) I am a Saudi Citizen
    (ii) I am a Mother
    (iii) I am a Computer Scientist
    (iv) I am a Petroleum Engineer
    (v) I am a Writer
    (vi) I am a Doctor

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    Manal Al Dowayan (Saudi Arabian, b. 1973)
    (i) I am a Saudi Citizen
    (ii) I am a Mother
    (iii) I am a Computer Scientist
    (iv) I am a Petroleum Engineer
    (v) I am a Writer
    (vi) I am a Doctor
    (i) signed in Arabic, signed, titled, numbered and dated 'Manal Dowayan 2009 "I am a Saudi Citizen" 8/10' (on the mount)
    (ii) signed in Arabic, signed, titled, numbered and dated 'Manal Dowayan 2009 "I am a Mother" 8/10' (on the mount)
    (iii) signed in Arabic, signed, titled, numbered and dated 'Manal Dowayan 2009 "I am a Computer Scientist" 8/10' (on the mount)
    (iv) signed in Arabic, signed, titled, numbered and dated 'Manal Dowayan 2009 "I am a Petroleum Engineer" 8/10' (on the mount)
    (v) signed in Arabic, signed, titled, numbered and dated 'Manal Dowayan 2009 "I am a Writer" 8/10' (on the mount)
    (vi) signed in Arabic, signed, titled, numbered and dated 'Manal Dowayan 2009 "I am a Doctor" 8/10' (on the mount)
    silver gelatin fibre print, in six parts
    (i) 13 3/8 x 19 3/8in. (34 x 49.3cm.)
    (ii) 13 3/8 x 19 3/8in. (34 x 49.3cm.)
    (iii) 13 3/8 x 19 3/8in. (34 x 49.3cm.)
    (iv) 19 3/8 x 13 3/8in. (49.3 x 34cm.)
    (v) 19 3/8 x 13 3/8in. (49.3 x 34cm.)
    (vi) 19 3/8 x 13 3/8in. (49.3 x 34cm.)
    (6)Executed in 2009, these works are number eight from an edition of ten


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    Provenance

    Cuadro Fine Art Gallery, Dubai.
    Acquired from the above by the present owner in August 2009.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE FOUNDATION TO BE SOLD TO FUND RESEARCH PROJECTS


    Literature

    E. Booth-Clibborn & S. Stapleton (eds.), Edge of Arabia, London 2012 ((i-iv) (vi), another from the edition illustrated in colour, p. 96/ (i), another from the edition illustrated in colour, p. 100/ (iv), another from the edition illustrated in colour, p. 101).
    M. Ayad (ed.), Contemporary Kingdom, Dubai 2014 ((iv), another from the edition illustrated in colour, p. 74).


    Exhibited

    London, Brunei Gallery SOAS, Edge of Arabia, 2008 (another edition of the full series exhibited).