Lot 17
  • 17

FOUAD KAMEL | The Green Face

Estimate
15,000 - 20,000 GBP
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Description

  • Fouad Kamel
  • The Green Face¬†
  • signed and dated Fouad Kamel '56
  • pastel and pencil on paper laid on board 
  • 59.5 by 38cm.; 23 1/2 by 15in.

Provenance

Collection of the Artist, Cairo
Private Collection, Germany (acquired directly from the artist in 1969)

Literature

Exhib. Cat., Cairo, Fouad Kamel Exhibition, Atelier du Caire, February 1960, (wrongly dated 1954), n.p., illustrated (Courtesy of The Ramses Younane Archive, Bibliothèque Kandinsky. Courtesy of Dr. Sam Bardaouil)

Condition

Condition: This work is in very good condition. There is a very minor surface scratch to the centre right and bottom left. There is no restoration apparent under the UV light. Colour: The colours in the catalogue illustration are very accurate.
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