Gebran Tarazi, Untitled, from Series 12, 2003. Mixed media, 88.3 x 78.8 cm

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CHAOUKI CHOUKINI
Bio: Lebanese, b.1946
Title: The Bird in the Wood, 2004
Medium: Wood sculpture
Size: 61.5 x 29 x 165 cm
Acquired by: Mathaf: Arab Museum of Modern Art, Doha
Artist represented by: Saleh Barakat Gallery, Beirut
Acquisition date: 2015

Credit line: Mathaf: Arab Museum of Modern
Art, Doha
MAT.2015.11.7

GEBRAN TARAZI
Bio: Lebanese, 1944-2010
Title: Untitled, from Series 12, 2003
Medium: Mixed media
Size: 88.3 x 78.8 cm
Acquired by: Mathaf: Arab Museum of Modern Art, Doha
Artist represented by: Saleh Barakat Gallery, Beirut
Acquisition date: 2015

Credit line: Mathaf: Arab Museum of Modern
Art, Doha
MAT.2015.19.52

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