Lot 3300. Abedin, Zainul

Starting price:CHF 7 000
Auction date:15.12.2017   10:00
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ID 18697
Lot 3300Abedin, Zainul
Abedin, Zainul (Kishorganj 1914-1976 Dhaka): "Famine Series". 1953. Ink on paper mounted on card. At the bottom right signed and dated. Sheet size 55x38,2 cm. Framed. -Sheet lightly browned. Sheet with a few Crease. Return a carton with a crease. Corners and edges of pastures. Brown-stained. Easy to get dirty. Blade was Packed in plastic foil.
The most impressive works of Abedins were those from the "Famine League". In this series, he became the starving people dying on the roadside. He documented the famine of his dark side with a skeleton-like figures that looked death in the eye. In this way he was able to bring the inhumane history of his country with the human emotions expressed. This encouraged he also painted the specially prepared ink from burnt coal with the easy-to-pack paper.

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