AlBahie Auction House is thrilled to announce the 11th edition of the greatly anticipated Modern and Contemporary Art Auction which will be held Monday 11 December at 7 PM in AlBahie’s main auction hall at Katara Cultural Village, Building 22c.

The auction comprises 59 works from outstanding internationally renowned artists and includes for the very first time property from the esteemed collection of Sami Hindiyeh. Pieces from this respected collection include works by Jamil Hamoudi, Kamal Boullata, Latifa Toujani, Fouad Al-Futaih, Mamdouh Kashlan, Samia Halaby, Salah Taher, Saleh AlMalhi, Ismail Fattah, Mahood Ahmed, Abdulqadir Al Rassam, and Effat Nagy among others.

AlBahie Auction House To Host Modern and Contemporary Art Auction

The auction is led by a spectacular piece by the Iraqi master Jawad Selim (Lot 40, untitled, estimate $35,000-60,000), two works by the Jordanian artist Saleh Almalhi (Lot 19, al-Mithaq, estimate $20,000-30,000 and Lot 35, Sabra and Shatila, estimate $20,000-30,000), a remarkable piece by the Iraqi artist Mahmoud Sabri (Lot 29, untitled, estimate $35,000-45,000) and a masterpiece by the Iraqi artist Abdulqadir Al Rassam (Lot 26, Manzar Min Shati’ Delga, estimate $20,000-25,000).

We expect this auction will spark a strong response from our local and international collectors given the success of previous Modern and Contemporary Art Auctions.

Now in its 11th edition, Habeeb M. Abu-Futtaim, Modern and Contemporary Art Specialist, commented:

This is an incredible opportunity to acquire works for not only seasoned collectors but also young collectors and first-time buyers.’

AlBahie invites all guests to attend the pre-auction exhibition, currently on view at AlBahie.

Modern and Contemporary Art Live Auction

When: Monday 11 December, 7 pm

Where: AlBahie Auction House, Katara Building 22c

Pre-Auction Exhibition

When: Wednesday 29 November  – Monday 11 December

  • Sunday – Thursday, 9:30 am – 5:30 pm
  • Weekends and Evenings by Appointment

Click here to view the e-catalogue or to register and bid online please click here. You can also visit AlBahie Auction House’s website for more information: albahie.com


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