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oil painting

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    2005,0708,0.1

  • Description

    Painting (oil on wooden panel); face of a male figure; colourful background; Qu'ranic inscriptions; signed and dated.

  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1966
  • Production place

  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 19.5 centimetres
    • Width: 15.6 centimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Type

        signature and date
      • Inscription Script

        Roman
      • Inscription Content

        Moudarres 1966
  • Bibliography

    • Porter 2006 47 bibliographic details
    • Porter 2006 47a bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display

  • Exhibition history

    Exhibited:
    2011-2012 4 Jul-9 Jan, London, BM, G34, Modern Syrian Art at the British Museum
    2008 7 Feb-30 Apr, Dubai International Finance Centre, Word into Art, cat.52a
    2006 18 May-2 Sept, London, BM, Word into Art, cat.47a

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    2005

  • Acquisition notes

    Bonhams sale of Islamic art 28th April 2005; lot 348.

  • Department

    Middle East

  • Registration number

    2005,0708,0.1

Painting (oil on wooden panel); face of a male figure; colourful background; Qu'ranic inscriptions.; signed and dated.

Painting (oil on wooden panel); face of a male figure; colourful background; Qu'ranic inscriptions.; signed and dated.

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