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    Sale 7477

    International Modern and Contemporary Art

    31 October 2007, Jumeirah Emirates Towers Hotel

  • Lot 56

    KHALED AL-RAHHAL (IRAQI, 1926-1987)

    Seated Woman

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    KHALED AL-RAHHAL (IRAQI, 1926-1987)
    Seated Woman
    signed and dated in Arabic (on the right side)
    12in. (30cm.) high
    Executed in 1976

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    This sculpture was last displayed publicly in Khaled Al-Rahhal's private exhibition in Baghdad in 1976 before becoming part of a private collection.

    A member of the 'Baghdad Modern Arts Group', Al-Rahhal took part in manyl national and other collective exhibitions held in the country and abroad. He executed several famous monuments and statues in Baghdad such as Nasib Al-Jundi Al-Majhul and Nassib Al-Massirah the latter is now totally destroyed.

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    Please note this lot may not be subjected to the 5Importation Duty if purchased by a UAE resident.