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Sound Palimpsest

  • Object type

  • Museum number


  • Title (object)

    • Sound Palimpsest
  • Description

    Loose leaf pages originally making up a wall installation. Mixed media on paper.

  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 2003
  • Location

    Not on display

  • Exhibition history

    2011 4 Jul-9 Jan 2012, London, BM, G34, Modern Syrian Art at the British Museum
    2008-2009 10 Nov-15 Mar, London, BM, G34, Iraq's Past Speaks to the Present

  • Acquisition date


  • Department

    Middle East

  • Registration number


Loose leaf pages making up wall installation by Issam Kourbaj.

Detail: Other

Loose leaf pages making up wall installation by Issam Kourbaj.

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