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Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
3248B Boston
May 10, 2019 10:00AMCalender

Adham Wanly (Egyptian, 1908-1959) Portrait of a Dancer

Auction: American & European Works of Art - 3248B Location: Boston Date / Time: May 10, 2019 10:00AM


Adham Wanly (Egyptian, 1908-1959)

Portrait of a Dancer
Signed and dated "E. WANLY./53" u.l., inscribed "Art Wins the Heart" on a presentation plaque.
Oil on Masonite, 21 3/4 x 18 1/2 in. (55.5 x 47.5 cm), framed.
Condition: Retouch, scattered surface abrasions, surface grime.

Provenance: Purchased in Alexandria, Egypt, in early 1959 at the studio of Seif and Adham Wanly; private collection, Kentucky.
Estimate $6,000-8,000

Framed dimensions: 28 x 25 in.

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Adham Wanly, Egypt, Alexandria