Zard Paton Ka Ban (Forest of Yellowing Leaves) by Sabah Husain

`The title is taken from a line from a poem by Faiz Ahmed Faiz, Pakistani's most revered poet.

Details

Medium:
Mixed media on handmade paper
Dimensions:
183 x 122 cm
Art Fund grant:
£550 ( Total: £2,200)
Acquired in:
1997
Vendor:
The artist

The work contains an eponymous actual skeletal leaf, its delicate tracery completely in tune with the calligraphic gesture contained in the work.`

Provenance

The artist

Venue details

Cartwright Hall Art Gallery Lister Park, BRADFORD West Yorkshire BD9 4NS 01274 431 212 www.bradfordmuseums.org

Entry details

Free to all

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