Lot #21185

The Cat By Farid Abu Shakra

estimate: $1800 - $2400

starting price: $1400

closing price: $1800

Description: Signed and dated on lower corners
technique: Oil and mixed technique on MDF
description: Signed and dated on lower corners
Dimension: 70 x 70 cm
condition: Good

Farid Abu Shakra (1963-), Painter. Born in Umm al-Fahm in 1963. Brother to Said and Waled Abu Shakra; cousin of Assim Abu Shakra. Studies: 1984-88 Kalisher School, Tel Aviv. Teaching: Art, Jaffa. Art Inspector for the Arabic sector. Prize: 1986-7 Prize for the Young Artist, America-Israel Fund. Published poetry books in Arabic and Hebrew. Works also as an interior designer and co-manager of the art gallery he constructed with his brothers in Umm al-Fahm.