You Never Left #III
signed, titled, numbered and dated ‘Youssef Nabil You Never left #III 2010 3/5’ (on the reverse)
hand-coloured gelatin silver print
2078 x 3034in. (53 x 78cm.)
Executed in 2010, this work is number three from an edition of five
Third Line Gallery, Dubai.
Private Collection, London.
Anon. sale, Christie’s Dubai, 18 March 2017, lot 129.
Private Collection, UAE.
Acquired from the above by the present owner.
R. Issa & M. Krifa (eds.), Arab Photography Now, Berlin 2011 (another from the edition illustrated in colour, p. 185).
Y. Nabil, Youssef Nabil, Paris 2013 (another from the edition illustrated in colour, pp. 77, detail illustrated in colour, p. 79).
T. Shukri, "Artists Making Movies: a Middle Eastern Take" in Canvas, vol. II, issue 6, November-December 2015 (another from the edition illustrated in colour, p. 116).
A. Quattordio, ‘Youssef Nabil Sprinkles his stardust on Venice’, in ArtStyle, Summer-Fall 2020, no. 3 (another from the edition, illustrated in colour, p. 66).
Paris, Nathalie Obadia, You Never Left, 2011 (another from the edition exhibited).
Paris, La Maison Européenne de la Photographie, Youssef Nabil, 2012 (another from the edition exhibited).
Yogyakarta, Langgeng Art Foundation, The Arrangements of the Soul in the Universe, 2018 (another from the edition exhibited).
Venice, Palazzo Grassi, Youssef Nabil: Once Upon a Dream, 2020, p. 154 (another from the edition exhibited, illustrated, p. 96).
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