Lot 53: AHMED MORSI | Untitled
20 October 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: oil on canvas
Conditin: This work is in good condition. Some minor craquelure to the painting alongside the right, lower and left edges. Two very faint hairlines craquelure across the central horizontal axis. A 1cm minor canvas irregularity to the lower section. The canvas is slack and could benefit being restrerched. Colours: The colours in the catalogue illustration are accurate, with the overall tonality being softer and less red in the original work.
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Provenance: Private Collection, Egypt
Dimensions: 99 by 87.5cm.; 39 by 31 1/2 in.
Medium: oil on canvas