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    Sale 7477

    International Modern and Contemporary Art

    31 October 2007, Jumeirah Emirates Towers Hotel

  • Lot 132

    PARVIZ TANAVOLI (IRANIAN, B. 1937)

    Poet and the Cypress Tree

    Price Realised  

    PARVIZ TANAVOLI (IRANIAN, B. 1937)
    Poet and the Cypress Tree
    signed 'Parviz 07' (on the left side of the base)
    bronze
    36in. (91cm.) high
    Executed in 2006-2007, this work is unique.


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    Works from "Poet" series are part of collections in such institutions as:
    Museum of Modern Art, New York
    Gray Art Gallery, New York University
    Museum of Contemporary Art, Tehran
    Walker Art Center, Minneapolis