Lot 7
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Jumana El Husseini

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15,000 - 20,000 GBP
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Description

  • Jumana El Husseini
  • Untitled (Birds of Jerusalem)
  • signed in Arabic; signed and dated Jumana El Husseini Bayazid 1969 on the reverse 
  • oil on canvas 
  • 63.5 by 150cm.; 25 by 59 1/8 in.

Provenance

Acquired directly from the artist by the present owner's father in 1970
Thence by descent 

Catalogue Note

“For, lo, the winter is past,

The rain is over and gone;

The flowers appear on the earth;

The time of the singing of birds is come,

And the voice of the turtle is heard in our land;

The fig tree ripeneth her green figs,

And the vines are in blossom,

They give forth their fragrance.”

 

Song of Solomon, 2:11  

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