• International Modern & Contemp auction at Christies

    Sale 7893

    International Modern & Contemporary Art, Including Masterpieces from The Collection of Dr. Mohammed Said Farsi

    27 April 2010, Jumeirah Emirates Towers Hotel

  • Lot 39

    Adam Henein (Egyptian, b. 1929)

    The Goat

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Adam Henein (Egyptian, b. 1929)
    The Goat
    bronze
    Height: 33¼in. (85cm.)
    Executed in Aswan in 1965


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    Another from this edition is in Al-Mansouria Foundation, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. That one is illustrated in Mona Khazindar, Adam Henein, Milan, 2005, p. 69.

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    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF DR. MOHAMMED SAID FARSI


    Literature

    Sobhy Al-Sharouny, A Museum in a Book: The Farsi Art Collection "The Egyptian Works" Owned by Dr. Mohammed Said Farsi, Cairo, 1998 (illustrated in colour, p.318 and illustrated p.316 ref 3/41)