19 March 2014
Fateh Moudarres (Syrian, 1922-1999)
Ashtar w al Moughani (Ashtar and the Singer)
signed in Arabic, signed and dated 'Moudarres 1981' (lower right); signed three times, dedicated, inscribed and dated in Arabic, signed, inscribed and dated 'F. MOUDARRES Damas 1981' (on the reverse); titled in Arabic (on the stretcher)
oil and sand on canvas
27½ x 19 5/8in. (70 x 50cm.)
Painted in 1981
Artist's Family Collection, Damascus.
Acquired from the above by the present owner in the early 2000s.
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