Lot 45: SHAKIR HASSAN AL-SAID | Villagers
October 20, 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: pastel and pencil on paper
Condition This work is in good condition. There is a 1 cm long tear to the right edge. Colours The colours in the catalogue illustration are accurate.
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Collection of the Artist, Baghdad
Acquired directly from the above by the present owner in 2001
Dimensions: 22.2 by 32.4cm.; 8 3/4 by 12 3/4 in.
Baghdad, Institute of Fine Arts, Solo Show, 1954
Baghdad, Athar Art Gallery, Shakir Hassan Al-Said; The General Retrospective Exhibition, October 2001
Sharjah, Sharjah Biennial, Honorary Exhibition for Shakir Hassan Al-Said, 2003
Doha, Bissan Gallery, Selected Paintings: Shakir Hassan Al-Said, 2003
Amman, Dar Al-Anda Gallery, 50 Years of Creation of Shakir Hassan Al-Said, 2003
Tunis, Musée de la Ville de Tunis, Exposition Honorable des Oeuvres de Shakir Hassan Al-Said, 2005
Paris, Maison de l' UNESCO, Hommage à Shakir Hassan Al-Said, 2007
Medium: pastel and pencil on paper
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