Twentieth-Century Egyptian Art

Twentieth-Century Egyptian Art Egypt S Modern Art Scene Has Been Marked By Many Influential Local And Foreign Painters Mona Abaza Retraces The Highlights Of The Country S Twentieth Century Art World Through The Private Collection Of One Of Cairo S Most Reputable Private Gallery Owners, Sherwet Shafei TheColor Reproductions Of Paintings From Sherwet Shafei S Collection Represent Works From Very Early Pioneers Such As Mahmoud Said And Ragheb Ayad To Later Figures Such As Hamed Nada And Youssef Sida In A Comprehensive Introduction That Examines The Life And Career Of Sherwet Shafei And Her Pivotal Role In Promoting And Creating A Market For Modern Egyptian Art, The Author Also Addresses The Tendencies Of Emerging Art Collectors In Egypt S Blossoming Market, The Burdens Of Forgery, And The Impact Of Globalization On The Art Industry This Book Serves As A Repository Of Egyptian Cultural Heritage By Offering A Rare Viewing Of A Valuable Collection That Has Yet To Be Displayed In Its Entirety

Mona Abaza is a Professor of Sociology in the Department of Sociology, Anthropology, Psychology, and Egyptology at the American University in Cairo.Abaza received her B.A in Political Science from the American University in Cairo, Egypt 1982 , her M.A in Sociology from the University of Durham, UK 1986 and her Ph.D from the University of Bielefeld 1990 She is currently a visiting Professor o

[PDF] ✑ Twentieth-Century Egyptian Art  Author Mona Abaza –
  • Hardcover
  • 216 pages
  • Twentieth-Century Egyptian Art
  • Mona Abaza
  • English
  • 06 February 2017
  • 9789774163944

11 thoughts on “Twentieth-Century Egyptian Art

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *