Master Cobra Mansa
signed, titled and numbered in Arabic, signed, titled and numbered 'Hassan Hajjaj Master Cobra Mansa' (on the reverse)
Metallic Lambda on 3mm dibond
5238 x 3758in. (133 x 95.5cm.)
Executed in 2012, this work is number two from an edition of five
Taymour Grahne Gallery, New York.
Acquired from the above by the present owner in 2017.
J. M. Bloom, S. S. Blair, Islamic Art: Past, Present, Future, New Heaven 2019, pp. 108, 116, 118, 339 (detail illustrated in colour, p. 104, another from the edition illustrated in colour, p. 109).
Paris, Maison Européenne de la Photographie, Hassan Hajjaj, 2019 (another from the edition exhibited).
Paris, 193 Gallery, Colors of Africa, 2020 (another from the edition exhibited).
New York, Yossi Milo Gallery, Hassan Hajjaj: My Rockstars, 2021 (another from the edition exhibited).
Another from the edition is part of the collection of the National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne, Australia and Minneapolis Institute of Art, Minneapolis, USA.
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