in Cairo in 1917 and died in Paris in 1985.
In the occasion of the publication of the late Egyptian pioneer
artist Hamed Abdalla's comprehensive monograph, Agial Art Gallery
would like to invite you to a book signing by author Roula El
Zein in the presence of Samir Hamed Abdalla. A selection of
works on paper from the artist's estate will be on display,
tracing the evolution of his art over the course of his life,
from Cairo to Paris, Copenhagen, Damascus and Beirut.
main principle-like the oriental artist- is to paint nature
as I see it with my mind, not as it looks to the eye."
gouache on silk paper and cardboard,