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    Sale 7477

    International Modern and Contemporary Art

    31 October 2007, Jumeirah Emirates Towers Hotel

  • Lot 154

    Shirin Neshat (Iranian, b. 1957)

    Guardians of Revolution (from the 'Women of Allah' Series)

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Shirin Neshat (Iranian, b. 1957)
    Guardians of Revolution (from the 'Women of Allah' Series)
    signed, numbered, titled and dated 'Shirin Neshat AP "Guardians of Revolution" 1994' (on the reverse)
    ink on gelatin silver print
    43¼ x 39¼in. (110 x 99.7cm.)
    Executed in 1994, this work is an artist proof from an edition of three plus two artist proofs


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    Provenance

    DJT Fine Art, New York.
    Acquired from the above by the present owner.


    Literature

    M. Noire, Shirin Neshat: Women of Allah, Turin 1997, p. 4 (another from the edition illustrated).
    Shirin Neshat, exh. cat., Turin, Castello di Rivoli Museo d'Arte Contemporanea, January-May 2002 (another from the edition illustrated, p. 83).