Gazbia Sirry: Lust for Color
"Gazbia Sirry is one of Egypt's leading modern artists, with a varied and innovative career of almost fifty years. Her paintings have been exhibited from Paris to Washington, from Venice to Sao Paulo, from Kuwait to Tunis, and are held in public and private collections around the world. This major retrospective and appreciation of her work includes more than 180 lithographs, etchings, sketches, oil paintings, and water colors, as well as a number of essays by leading art critics."--BOOK JACKET.Title Summary field provided by Blackwell North America, Inc. All Rights Reserved
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