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TWO LAPIS LAZULI INTAGLIO BEADS WITH ISLAMIC CHARACTERSMiddle East region, 19th-20th century. Facetted beads of a beautiful dark blue tone and with some sparkly mica flecks. Arabic characters incised
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Pioneers of Iraqi Modernism set records at Bonhams London auction
LONDON – Important works from the collections of the Iraqi architects, Mohammed Makiya (1914-2015) and Said Ali Madhloom (1921-2017) achieved superb results at Bonhams’ Modern & Contemporary Middle Eastern Art sale on June 2, with the collection of Said Ali Madhloom 100% sold. Significant works by ‘The Pioneers’ of Iraqi Modernism, including Jewad Selim (1919-1961), […]
After outcry, Israeli museum calls off sale of Islamic art
JERUSALEM (AP) — Israel’s premier museum for Islamic art has scrapped the planned auction of scores of rare and precious items after public outcry over the attempted sale, which had been expected to fetch millions of dollars from wealthy private collectors.